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Did you think the Stuxnet and Flame were the end of geographically targeted malware attacks? Yeah, you wish. A new malware has been detected roaming in the Middle East, targeting ‘sensitive’ organizations and stealing e-mails, passwords, files, and nearby conversations.
Dubbed ‘Mahdi’ by researchers at Kaspersky Lab and Seculert due to the strings and handles used by the attackers, the malware has hit the Middle East with Iran and Israel being its primary targets:
Originally Mahdi was thought to be connected with Flame.…Read More »