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

 
 
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 early May, Sasser hit. Exploiting a flaw in the LSASS (Local Security Authority Subsystem Service) component, the Sasser worm squirmed through unpatched Windows 2000 and Windows XP machines. Sasser was particularly dangerous and spread rapidly through
The Most Famous (or Infamous) Viruses and Worms of All Time - SASSER
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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