Photo Gallery: The Future of War
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Photo Gallery: The Future of War

Mossad's Miracle Weapon Stuxnet Virus Opens New Era of Cyber War

The Mossad, Israel's foreign intelligence agency, attacked the Iranian nuclear program with a highly sophisticated computer virus called Stuxnet. The first digital weapon of geopolitical importance, it could change the way wars are fought -- and it will not be the last attack of its kind.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan