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Windows 7: What is the origin of computer viruses?

09 Apr 2010   #11

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)

it started from bored programmers in the early days students in America just liked infecting code to see if the machine would be at fault and it progressed into cyber crime as the internet progressed in technology thieves saw a niche in the programmers capability for code writing.

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