The Most Famous (or Infamous) Viruses and Worms of All Time - MICHELANGELO

 
 
By eWEEK Labs  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The last few years have seen no shortage of viruses and worms. Here's a not-so-fond look back.
 
 
 
In 1991, the world waited and watched for the Michelangelo virus, a time bomb that bombed. Set to deploy on March 6 (Michelangelos birthday), the virus was designed to overwrite critical drive sectors, but it did little damage in reality.
The Most Famous (or Infamous) Viruses and Worms of All Time - MICHELANGELO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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