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

 
 
By eWEEK Labs  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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In January 2004, the MyDoom worm was spotted. A mass-mailer with a payload targeting the Windows operating system, MyDoom quickly surpassed Sobig as the fastest-spreading e-mail worm ever. In addition to seeding Windows machines to create botnets, MyDoom
 
The last few years have seen no shortage of viruses and worms. Here's a not-so-fond look back.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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