Behind the 'Flame' malware spying on Mideast computers (FAQ) The Flame worm that has targeted computers in the Middle East is being called "the most sophisticated cyberweapon ... Officials in Iran suspect that Wiper and Flame are somehow linked, the Associated Press reports. Why wasn't Flame discovered earlier? 06/4/2012 - 2:32 pm | View Link
New cyberweapon discovered; Iranian computers hit LONDON (AP) -- A massive, data-slurping cyberweapon is circulating in the Middle East, and computers in Iran appear to have been particularly ... Flame is the third major cyberweapon discovered in the past two years, and Kaspersky's conclusion that it ... 05/29/2012 - 3:17 pm | View Link
New cyberweapon discovered; Iran computers hit LONDON (AP) – A massive, data-slurping cyberweapon is circulating in the Middle East, and computers in Iran appear to have been particularly affected, according to a Russian Internet security firm. Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab ZAO said the "Flame" virus ... 05/29/2012 - 7:36 am | View Link
New cyberweapon attacks Iranian computers LONDON - A massive, data-slurping cyberweapon is circulating in the Middle East, and computers in Iran appear to have been particularly ... Flame is the third major cyberweapon discovered in the past two years, and Kaspersky's conclusion that it was ... 05/29/2012 - 7:22 am | View Link
New cyberweapon discovered; Iranian computers hit Flame is the third major cyberweapon discovered in the past two years ... Kaspersky said it had detected the program in hundreds of computers, mainly in Iran but also in Israel, the Palestinian territories, Sudan, Syria, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Egypt. 05/29/2012 - 6:40 am | View Link
An Unprecedented Look at Stuxnet, the World's First ... Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad observes computer monitors at the Natanz uranium enrichment plant in central Iran, where Stuxnet was believed to have infected ... 08/28/2015 - 7:30 am | View Website
Flame (malware) Flame, [a] also known as Flamer, sKyWIper, [b] and Skywiper, is modular computer malware discovered in 2012 that attacks computers running the Microsoft Windows ... 08/27/2015 - 11:56 am | View Website
Stuxnet Stuxnet is a computer worm that was discovered in June 2010. It was designed to attack industrial programmable logic controllers (PLCs). PLCs allow the automation of ... 08/27/2015 - 9:33 am | View Website
Ralph Langner: Cracking Stuxnet, a 21st-century cyber ... http://www.ted.com When first discovered in 2010, the Stuxnet computer worm posed a baffling puzzle. Beyond its unusually high level of sophistication ... 08/25/2015 - 2:22 pm | View Website
Ralph Langner: Cracking Stuxnet, a 21st-century cyber ... When first discovered in 2010, the Stuxnet computer worm posed a baffling puzzle. Beyond its sophistication loomed a more troubling mystery: its purpose. 08/25/2015 - 10:54 am | View Website
Security forces storm into a five-star hotel suite in Cairo and arrest Canadian-Egyptian Mohammed Fahmy, Australian Peter Greste and Egyptian Baher Mohammed, all working for Al-Jazeera English.
Egypt's top prosecutor orders the journalists held for 15 days on suspicion of joining a terrorist group, referring to the Muslim Brotherhood of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, and for spreading false news harmful to state security.
More than 50 news organizations, including The Associated Press, call on Egyptian authorities to release the detained journalists.
In a statement, the organizations say: "We strongly believe that upholding the rights of journalists and permitting the free flow of information is vital to bringing about greater understanding and serves the best interests of all Egyptians and the world."
Egyptian prosecutors present their first evidence to attempt to back up charges that the journalists and their co-defendants participated in terrorism, playing to the court an assortment of videos found in their possession.
Defense lawyers — and even the judge — dismiss the videos as irrelevant, while defendants shouted from the dock that the trial was "a complete joke" and "an embarrassment to Egypt."
July 6, 2014 - El-Sissi acknowledges for the first time that the heavy sentences had a "very negative" impact on his country's reputation, saying he wished they were never put on trial, in comments to editors of Egyptian media outlets.
El-Sissi issues a new decree granting him the power to deport foreign defendants convicted or accused of crimes, a move that could allow him to free the imprisoned journalists.
May 11: A lawyer for Fahmy files a $100 million lawsuit against Al-Jazeera in Canada, accusing the broadcaster of putting the story ahead of employee safety and using its Arabic-language channels to advocate for the Brotherhood.
The University of Illinois is looking for high school students who are putting innovative ideas into action.
Illinois students in grades nine to 12 are invited to apply for the university's Celebrating High School Innovators award.
The case of an overnight attack on a couple in a small Michigan town could rewrite the rules for life sentences for teens convicted of murder.
The state appeals court said juries — not judges — must decide whether someone under 18 gets life in prison without parole — an extraordinary shift in Michigan's justice system.
 the appeals court, in a 2-1 decision on Aug.