Orla Cox, Senior Security Operations Manager
On October 14th, the next chapter of Stuxnet began with Duqu, a new threat whose goal is to gather intelligence in order to conduct a future Stuxnet-like attack. Parts of Duqu’s code are nearly identical to Stuxnet’s, but it has a completely different goal. Duqu's purpose is to gather intelligence and assets like design documents that will give the attackers the insights they need to mount a future, highly-targeted attack on organizations such as industrial control facilities.
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