NEWS FROM THE LAB - Friday, June 1, 2012

NYT: Obama Order Sped Up Wave of Cyberattacks Against Iran Posted by Sean @ 09:07 GMT


Olympic Games, Stuxnet, Obama

From the New York Times:

"…an element of the program accidentally became public in the summer of 2010 because of a programming error that allowed it to escape Iran�s Natanz plant and sent it around the world on the Internet."

A programing error unleashed Stuxnet on the Internet?

Wow. Thanks for that.

Question: To whom may the antivirus industry and its affected customers send the bill for the collateral damage done?