Worm The First Digital World War

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 9/27/2011
  • Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press

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The fascinating story of the Conficker computer worm, which since its introduction in November 2008 has infected millions of computers around the world, and the cyber-security elites who have joined forces in a high-tech game of cops and robbers to find Conficker's creators and defeat them.

Author Biography

Mark Bowden is the author of seven books, including Black Hawk Down, The Best Game Ever, Killing Pablo, and Guests of the Ayatollah. He reported at The Philadelphia Inquirer for twenty years and now writes for Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, and other magazines. He lives in Oxford, Pennsylvania.

Table of Contents

Principal Charactersp. ix
Zerop. 1
MS08-067p. 27
Remote Thread Injectionp. 47
An Ocean of Suckersp. 65
The X-Menp. 89
Digital Detectivesp. 101
A Note from the Trenchesp. 121
Another Huge Winp. 137
Goes to Washingtonp. 161
Cybarmageddonp. 189
April Foolsp. 213
Sourcesp. 235
Notesp. 237
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