Turning the worm secures the computer

日期:2019-03-02 13:03:10 作者:夹谷谂胄 阅读:

By Celeste Biever WORMS, the enemy of PC owners and IT departments everywhere, are about to become a force for good. Beneficial worms will spread rapidly through networks and patch machines before a malicious worm can attack. Since the first computer worm appeared in 1988, researchers have dreamed of deploying good worms to fight the bad ones. These would be programmed to invade a computer by exploiting the same weak points that bad worms use. But instead of delivering malicious software,