The Flame virus is
|“||malicious software discovered in 2012 that attacks computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system. The program is being used for targeted cyber espionage in Middle Eastern countries.||”|
"Part of the functionality of the virus including turning on microphones of computers to secretly record conversations, taking screen grabs of infected computers and stealing credentials of high-level and administrative users."
- ↑ Defending an Open, Global, Secure, and Resilient Internet, at 73.
- ↑ Cyber-crime, Securities Markets, and Systemic Risk, at 7.