May 29 A United Nations agency charged with
helping member nations secure their national infrastructures
plans to issue a stern warning about the risk of the Flame virus
that was recently discovered in Iran and other parts of the
"This is the most serious warning we have ever put out,"
said Marco Obiso, cyber security coordinator for the U.N.'s
International Telecommunications Union.
The confidential warning will tell member nations that the
Flame virus is a dangerous espionage tool that could potentially
be used to attack critical infrastructure, he said in an