Stuxnet super virus

Stuxnet super virus

A computer super virus (malware) first used to disrupt Iran's nuclear power plants, which has been traded on the black market and could be used by terrorists and cyber-criminals to attack any computer that responds to control commands.

Vulnerable systems
999 police system, power stations, hospitals, traffic lights and food distribution networks.
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25 (ANI): The Stuxnet super virus which disrupted Iran's nuclear programme earlier this year has been traded on the black market and could be used by terrorists, senior cyber-security figures have warned.