Stuxnet and Duqu are the two dangerous pieces of malware that made tremble around the world. No one knows who were behind these most dangerous pieces of malware. It is said that these two dreadful pieces of malware had some specific interest or country specific. Media reports that time pointed the fingers to the spy agency of one country targeting the Nuclear Program of another with Stuxnet. Stuxnet affected industrial software and equipment badly. Duqu were detected later but the target of this malware is still mysterious.
Now to the surprise of all, researchers identified a new similar but more dreadful malware called Flamer. What alarming is that it is the predecessor of Stuxnet but could remain undetected by employing stunning tactics that likely make it the most advanced e-threat in the world to date.
Folks at Bitdefender, the world’s top most security solution provider, says that Trojan.Flamer.A is emerged even before the existence of Stuxnet and Duqu hit. Flamer is advanced than Stuxnet that’s why it couldn’t be detected earlier. Imagine the threat arises from it because it was hidden all these years. Remember the fact that Stuxnet was detected in 2010. So hurry up! Check your system for possible infection of this most dangerous piece of malware.
Bitdefender has released a free Flamer malware removal tool. You can use this light weight free malware removal tool to scan your computer for possible Flamer threat and remove it, if found.
Here is the direct download link
Source : Bitdefender Lab