Evolution of viruses and worms
On the eve of Conficker's new payload activation period, I found this article from 2004, detailing four main "waves" in the evolution of viruses and worms:
From the book "Statistical Methods in Computer Security"
, Google search
A bit out-of-date now, since it's pre-Storm and pre-Conficker, but interesting historically.
Here's a little sumpn-sumpn on Conficker. This thing is badass:
- 01 Apr 2009
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