According to Trent Nouveau from TG Daily, a top Iranian official has denied that its controversial nuclear program was targeted by yet another cyber attack. Indeed, researchers at F-Secure recently reported that the song 'Thunderstruck' by hard rock legends AC/DC had played randomly on several workstations belonging to Iran's Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI) - with the volume set to full.
In addition to playing loud music, the virus apparently managed to close down the automation network at Iran's heavily fortified Natanz and Fordo nuclear facilities.
"Who seriously believes such a story? It is baseless and there has never been such a thing," Chief of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI), Fereydoun Abbasi, told the official ISNA news agency.
It should be noted that the Obama administration has reportedly ordered "increasingly sophisticated" cyber attacks against Iranian networks linked to nuclear enrichment facilities.
Read more at TG Daily.