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Flame worm – Iran claims to discover new Stuxnet-like malware

Naked Security wrote:

iran-flames-170The Iranian Computer Emergency Response Team (MAHER) claims to have discovered a new targeted malware attack attacking the country, which has been dubbed Flame (also known as Flamer or Skywiper).

In a statement, researchers say that they believe the malware is “a close relation” to Stuxnet, and claim that Flame is not detected by any of 43 anti-virus products it tested against, but that detection was issued to select Iranian organizations and companies at the beginning of May.

MAHER also says that it has produced a removal tool for the malware. Whether this is built into the recently announced “Iran’s self-built anti-virus” is unclear.

Continue Reading: http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/05/28/flamer-iran-malware/

Update:

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