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

 
 
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.
 
 
 
Reminiscent of the Code Red worm, Slammer exploited two buffer overflow vulnerabilities in Microsofts SQL Server database, causing major congestion of Internet traffic throughout Asia, Europe and North America. The worm infected about 75,000 hosts in the
The Most Famous (or Infamous) Viruses and Worms of All Time - SLAMMER
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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