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Archive: November 2010

Stuxnet Worm Targets Automated Systems for Frequency Converters: Are Iranian Centrifuges the Target?

November 17, 2010

On Friday, November 12, 2010, the Symantec Corporation posted an update of its analysis of the Stuxnet worm and narrowed the target to automated systems that control frequency converters manufactured by two firms: Fararo Paya in Tehran, Iran, and Vacon in Finland.  It concludes that frequency converters in Iran’s gas centrifuge plants could be the target… Read More ›