5 of the Worst Computer Viruses Ever

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5 of the Worst Computer Viruses Ever Added by SciShow Published on Jun 26, 2016

Michael Aranda explains five of the worst computer viruses that have hit the net!

Hosted by: Michael Aranda
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Sources:
Melissa:

www.networkworld.com/article/2235008/data-center/melissa-virus-turning-10------age-of-the-stripper-unknown-.html
www.sans.org/security-resources/idfaq/what-was-the-melissa-virus-and-what-can-we-learn-from-it/5/3
www.pandasecurity.com/mediacenter/malware/most-famous-virus-history-melissa/
www.f-secure.com/v-descs/melissa.shtml
www.cnn.com/TECH/computing/9904/02/melissa.arrest.03/index.html?eref=yahoo
www.nytimes.com/2002/05/02/nyregion/creator-of-melissa-virus-gets-20-months-in-jail.html

ILOVEYOU:

www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2363172,00.asp
www.bbc.com/news/10095957
money.cnn.com/2000/05/05/technology/loveyou/
motherboard.vice.com/read/love-bug-the-virus-that-hit-50-million-people-turns-15

Slammer:

www.wired.com/2003/07/slammer/
www.f-secure.com/v-descs/mssqlm.shtml
www.icsi.berkeley.edu/pubs/networking/insidetheslammerworm03.pdf

Storm Worm:

www.symantec.com/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2001-060615-1534-99&tabid=2
www.informationweek.com/storm-worm-erupts-into-worst-virus-attack-in-2-years/d/d-id/1057418
krebsonsecurity.com/2010/04/infamous-storm-worm-stages-a-comeback/
www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2007/10/the_storm_worm.html

Mebroot/Torpig:

seclab.cs.ucsb.edu/media/uploads/papers/torpig.pdf
www.symantec.com/content/en/us/enterprise/media/security_response/whitepapers/your_computer_is_now_stoned.pdf
www.secureworks.com/research/top-banking-botnets-of-2013
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7701227.stm
css.csail.mit.edu/6.858/2009/readings/torpig.pdf


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