Iranian Computers Under Attack

Imagine booting up your computer one morning only to find no traces of the hard drive you work from daily. That same one you have 5 years+ of photos, work, etc. Iran-Flag

Accoring to the Iranian Computer Emergency Response Team Co-ordination Center, that's exactly what is happening. The new 'Batchwiper' malware hides out on your computer and one day, in one moment, deletes drives D - I on your computer. Gone....like that.

Think your anti-virus can catch it? Not this one, Batchwiper also has the ability to disguise itself from antivirus softwares. Disguised as a Microsoft Office 2007 document collaboration feature called Microsoft Office Groove, the .exe file has been causing quite a stir.

For more information check out this Digital Trends Article.

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