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"Flame" cyber virus more complex than Stuxnet found

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by download, May 28, 2012.

  1. download

    download Supreme Member

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    A very interesting read: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/47590214/ns/technology_and_science-security/#.T8PbuUVYtyU

    Most of us probably aren't affected by anything of the sort, but it's really interesting that cyber warfare is becoming more and more prevalent.

    "Flame can gather data files, remotely change settings on computers, turn on PC microphones to record conversations, take screen shots and log instant messaging chats."

    And if it took five years to find this, think of all the things that haven't been discovered/released to the public yet.
     
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  2. Fuggz

    Fuggz Power Member

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    I am very interested in things like Stuxnet thanks for the share. This is the type of thing I read or watch documentaries about for fun whenever I have time, what a geek!
     
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    ziplack Supreme Member

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    5 years ! damn!
    how much data has been rob in 5 years ?
     
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    Kaspersky FTW. :D
     
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    myownhero Power Member Premium Member

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    Can kaspersky pick on viruses that haven't been discovered yet or something?
     
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    ShadeDream Elite Member

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    Lol just like any good trojan...
     
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    Just saying Kaspersky FTW because they discovered it and it's a very good antivirus in general...
     
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