To date the typical victims of computer viruses
and computer crimes have filed lawsuits based on contract law theories rather than tort law (such as negligence) theories.
Although the computer user has some recourse against computer viruses
, the costs may be high.
Some of the worst computer viruses
might work like this: You turn on your machine only to find the following message on your screen: "Good morning.
These papers, originally presented in Computers and Security, have been quoted by most people discussing computer viruses
Time called Morris's creation "one of the most sophisticated and infectious computer viruses
the world has yet seen.
The launch of such a course is aimed at nurturing engineers who can respond to the increasing number of computer viruses
targeting Microsoft's Windows operating system.
com], an award-winning Internet search engine and leading provider of information management solutions, recently introduced a site offering the latest information and practical resources for combating computer viruses
A computer virus released in March aptly demonstrated the need for more-effective ways of fighting off computer viruses
have to be "executable code"--not plain text.
It's a complete set of the world's known computer viruses
However, just as cholesterol threatens the healthy heart, outbreaks of computer viruses
can incapacitate modern corporations.
He is an invaluable and highly objective source who has a range of entertaining and informative perspectives on a variety of security topics: computer viruses
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The NPA cyber force unit monitors computer viruses
around the clock on 57 computer terminals at police headquarters nationwide and has been publishing updates once a month on computer virus attacks.
Tom Ridge today signed Senate Bill 1077, amending the Pennsylvania Crimes Code (Title 18) to deal with criminals who use computers to deliberately spread damaging computer viruses
The Melissa virus represents a new level of sophistication in the progression of computer viruses
," says Richard Pethia of Carnegie Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute in Pittsburgh.