Tagged: Cyberattack

Flame Windows Update Attack Could Have Been Repeated in 3 Days, Says Microsoft

When the sophisticated state-sponsored espionage tool known as Flame was exposed last year, there was probably no one more concerned about the discovery than Microsoft, after realizing that the tool was signed with an unauthorized Microsoft certificate to verify its trustworthiness to victim machines. The attackers also hijacked a part of Windows Update to deliver it to targeted machines.  (more…)