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VirusBlokAda is an antivirus software vendor established in 1997 in Belarus.[1] In 2010 it discovered Stuxnet, the first malware that attacks supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems.[2][3][4]

In 2009 Judit Papp assessed that its VBA32 Antivirus product could detect 26 percent of unknown malware, compared to 67 percent detected by Avira's Antivir Premium and 8 percent detected by MicroWorld's eScan Anti-Virus.[5]


  1. ^ "Antivirus VBA32 VirusBlokAda / Антивирус VBA32 ВирусБлокАда - About company". Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  2. ^ Mills, Elinor (2010-07-21). "Details of the first-ever control system malware (FAQ)". CNET. Retrieved 21 July 2010. 
  3. ^ "Rootkit.TmpHider". Minsk, Belarus: VirusBlokAda Ltd. Retrieved 21 July 2010. first time detected by "VirusBlokAda" company specialists on the 17th of June, 2010 
  4. ^ Oleg, Kupreev; Ulasen Sergey. "Trojan-Spy.0485 And Malware-Cryptor.Win32.Inject.gen.2 Review". Retrieved 21 July 2010. 24th of June, 2010 we sent a letter to Realtek Company 
  5. ^ Papp, Judit (2010). "Vírusok és védekezés ellenük". (in Hungarian). Debrecen: University of Debrecen. Retrieved 21 July 2010. 

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