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Author Topic: 1988  (Read 96 times)

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Re: 1988
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2018, 08:19:07 PM »

99 lines of code to gauge the size of the Internet!   :-X

Regardless of motive, Morris made a serious blunder. Within its relatively simple programming, he made the worm far too quick, too aggressive, and too obvious.

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Re: 1988
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2018, 08:51:25 PM »

I remember reading about it in either 1989 or 1990 and found it amusing that the perpetrator was the son of high level USA NSA technologist.
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