[SATLUG] Scarry stuff...How to write a linux virus in 5 easy steps

David Kowis dkowis at shlrm.org
Mon Feb 23 08:49:19 CST 2009


Quoting Tweeks <tweeksjunk2 at theweeks.org>:
> Take this virus/target-culture model into nature.  It's just like a giant
> domesticated animal farm.  What happens in nature when you have a giant
> monoculture (cows, banans, etc)?  One ravenous disease comes along and wipes
> them all out.  So what even if you keep standing new animals back up
> (reinstalling.. new models, etc).. The same monoculture problem exists and
> viruses feed on monocultures.
>

That's an awesome analogy. I wish I could just reboot dead cows.


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