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Security researchers have discovered a new variant of the Duqu cyberespionage malware that was designed to evade detection by antivirus products.
The Duqu Trojan, which some believe is a relative of the Stuxnet worm used to attack Iran, was partly programmed in Object-Oriented C (OOC).
Researchers at Kaspersky tracked down a Trojan malware that was signed with a stolen digital certificate, now disabled.
Computer hackers could create malicious software that crosses the line from technology to biology, crafting viruses that could spread dangerous epidemics.
A hard-to-detect piece of malware that doesn't create files on infected systems was dropped onto the computers of visitors to popular news sites in Russia.
Patching the RDP flaws from security bulletin MS12-020 was already considered critical, but now exploit code has been discovered online and the race is on to patch before a worm is developed.
The proof-of-concept exploit now circulating among hackers does not allow remote code execution -- necessary to compromise a system with malware -- but instead crashes a vulnerable machine.
UPDATE: Security patch urged after release of proof-of-concept exploit accompanies a a working exploit, possibly from Microsoft.
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One of the six updates patch bugs that Microsoft confirms could be exploited by attackers to compromise PCs and plant malware on victimized machines.