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Attack on Iran 'shows power of cyber-war'


How much damage has the computer worm Stuxnet done to Iran's nuclear programme?

A report from the OECD, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, gives a warning about how powerful such attacks can be, against any government.

One of the authors, the LSE's Professor Peter Sommer, examines the importance of cyber-attacks with Elizabeth Quintana, head of the air power and technology programme at the Royal United Services Institute.

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