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Computer viruses now 20 years old

This week computer viruses celebrate 20 years of causing trouble and strife to all types of computer users. US student Fred Cohen was behind the first documented virus that was created as an experiment in computer security. Now there are almost 60,000 viruses in existence and they have gone from being a nuisance to a permanent menace. Virus writers have adapted to new technology as it has emerged and the most virulent programs use the net to find new victims and cause havoc. Full Story

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