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What is Stuxnet


What is Stuxnet?

-Computer virus that targeted Iranian nuclear facilities in 2010
-Spread by infected removable drives, such as USB drives
-Attacks Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems that control large scale industrial facilities
-Allows attackers to monitor and control SCADA systems
-Media reports say Stuxnet was part of a broader U.S. cyber operation
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