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

 
 
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 July 2001, Code Red spread via a flaw in Microsofts Internet Information Server. The worm exploited a vulnerability in the indexing software distributed with IIS and caused widespread panic by defacing Web sites with the stock phrase Hacked By
The Most Famous (or Infamous) Viruses and Worms of All Time - CODE RED
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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