Marcus Aurelius: In Detail, How Stuxnet Virus Uncovered

Cyberscams, malware, spam
Marcus Aurelius

Great article, reads like a thriller.  The bottom line:

“In the end, Stuxnet’s creators invested years and perhaps hundreds of thousands of dollars in an attack that was derailed by a single rebooting PC, a trio of naive researchers who knew nothing about centrifuges, and a brash-talking German who didn’t even have an internet connection at home.”

How Digital Detectives Deciphered Stuxnet, the Most Menacing Malware in History

By Kim Zetter

WIRED, July 11, 2011

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