Worm

How  to prevent worm? There are few basic steps that users should do to protect against most computer worms. First, a computer’s user accounts should be set so that day-to-day use is run as a limited user who cannot automatically install software in the computer and administrative accounts with full installation rights should be used only [...]

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References

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Worm

  "Anti-Virus software does nothing to stop worm..!" - Christopher Klaus Background Of Worm? The word of 'worm' was first used in John Brunner's in 1975 novel, The Shockwave Rider. On November 2, 1988, Robert Tappan Morris, a Cornell University computer science graduate student, unleashed what became known as the Morris worm, disrupting a large [...]