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US and Israel developed Flame Malware against Iran

US and Israel developed Flame Malware against Iran

Unnamed Western officials confirmed that Flame was developed by US and Israeli governments. The United States and Israel jointly developed the Flame computer virus that collected intelligence to help slow Iran’s nuclear program. The massive piece of malware secretly mapped and monitored Iran’s computer networks, sending back a steady stream of intelligence to prepare for a […]

US government, music industry websites taken offline by Anonymous

US government, music industry websites taken offline by Anonymous

The day after several major websites staged a mass blackout over proposed United States legislation, namely the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) proposals, members of online activist group Anonymous have knocked US Justice Department, Recording Industry Association of America’s (RIAA) and Universal Music websites offline in apparently coordinated web […]