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Re: Viral Cure Could 'Immunise' The Internet

  • From: Jon Lewis
  • Date: Fri Dec 09 13:36:01 2005

On Fri, 9 Dec 2005 sgorman1@gmu.edu wrote:

Excerpts: A cure for computer viruses that spreads in a viral fashion
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could immunise the internet, even against pests that travel at lightning speed, a mathematical study reveals.
Nobody remembers Nachi/Welchia and the damage it did to networks while curing blaster?

Nice intention. Bad idea.

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