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gauss

 (gous)
n. pl. gauss or gauss·es Abbr. G
The centimeter-gram-second unit of magnetic flux density, equal to one maxwell per square centimeter.

[After Karl Friedrich Gauss.]

Gauss

(German ɡaus)
n
(Biography) Karl Friedrich (karl ˈfriːdrɪç). 1777–1855, German mathematician: developed the theory of numbers and applied mathematics to astronomy, electricity and magnetism, and geodesy
Gaussian adj

gauss

(ɡaʊs)
n, pl gauss
(Units) the cgs unit of magnetic flux density; the flux density that will induce an emf of 1 abvolt (10–8 volt) per centimetre in a wire moving across the field at a velocity of 1 centimetre per second. 1 gauss is equivalent to 10–4 tesla

gauss

(gaʊs)

n.
the centimeter-gram-second unit of magnetic field strength, equal to 10−4 tesla. Symbol: G
[1880–85; after K. French. Gauss]

Gauss

(gaʊs)

n.
Karl Friedrich, 1777–1855, German mathematician and astronomer.
Gauss′i•an, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gauss - a unit of magnetic flux density equal to 1 maxwell per square centimeter
flux density unit - a measure of the amount of flux per unit of cross sectional area
microgauss - a unit of magnetic flux density equal to one millionth of a gauss
tesla - a unit of magnetic flux density equal to one weber per square meter
2.gauss - German mathematician who developed the theory of numbers and who applied mathematics to electricity and magnetism and astronomy and geodesy (1777-1855)Gauss - German mathematician who developed the theory of numbers and who applied mathematics to electricity and magnetism and astronomy and geodesy (1777-1855)
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Gauss and Flame were also discovered earlier this year targeting systems in the Middle East.
MiniFlame was found to communicate with both Flame and Gauss and share networks with the two otherwise distinct pieces of malware.
The analysis also revealed new evidence of the co-operation between the creators of Flame and Gauss, with both malicious programs able to use miniFlame as a 'plug-in' for their operations.
Analysis of the Gauss virus showed it was designed to steal data from several Lebanese banks, including the Bank of Beirut, EBLF, BLOM Bank, Byblos Bank, Fransabank and Credit Libanais, as well as users of Citibank and PayPal.
Kaspersky's experts discovered Gauss by identifying the commonalities the malicious programme shares with Flame, a statement from the company said.
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If correct, that would position Gauss as the junior partner in crime to Flame in the same way that Duqu was believed to be a smaller and more targeted development from the Stuxnet malware used to undermine Iran's nuclear programme in 2010, Kaspersky added.
Gauss has mainly been found in Windows 32bit systems in Lebanon, Israel Palestine, although some infections have been discovered in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.
Kaspersky said in a blog post that of the more than 2,500 instances of Gauss infections in the Middle East, over 1,600 of them were discovered in Lebanon and nearly 500 in Israel.