The Worm Turns Virus Hunter Kaspersky Becomes the Hunted

The Russian IT security firm Kaspersky Lab has discovered a new, powerful cyber weapon, apparently a successor to the notorious Duqu software. But this time the virus hunter itself is a target. Now experts are scrambling to identify who's behind it.
Eugene Kaspersky, CEO of Kaspersky Lab, has had to admit that there was a successful cyber attack on his company's own system.

Eugene Kaspersky, CEO of Kaspersky Lab, has had to admit that there was a successful cyber attack on his company's own system.

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