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Cyber-Spies and Cyber-Wars

In 2010, computer warfare was brought freshly into the public eye when German cybersecurity expert, Ralph Langer, discovered a computer worm called Stuxnet. Stuxnet was reportedly developed by the United States to sabotage a nuclear facility in Iran. The discovery caused a furor due to the sophistication of the worm, and led to further discoveries of similarly-designed programs. Continue reading Cyber-Spies and Cyber-Wars