Wednesday, June 20, 2012
This is a surprise to just about nobody. Still, the story reads as though it's blaming Israel for ... something. So ... is this like playing "good cop/bad cop"? Like saying, "Sure, Iran, we and Israel teamed up to make this awesome cyberweapon to eat your computers, but then those darn loose-cannon Israelis went off and did stuff on their own, so you should be better to us since we're not like that"? (Good luck with that, pal.) On a geekier note, I'm tickled that Flame hid by masquerading as a routine Microsoft software update. On a nerdier note, I'm tickled again that the thing is called Flame and that it was part of an operation code-named Olympic Games.