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Fresh threat to critical infrastructure found in Havex malware

2014/07/21

V3.co.uk - (International) Researchers at FireEye analyzed a variant of the Havex malware (also known as Fertger or Peacepipe) and found that it contained an open-platform communication (OPC) scanner that could be used to target supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems used by several industries, including power plants and water utilities.

Source: http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/news/2356410/fresh-threat-to-critical-infrastructure-found-in-havex-malware

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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