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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morris_worm

The Morris worm or Internet worm of November 2, 1988 was one of the first computer worms distributed via the Internet. It was the first to gain significant ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_worm

A computer worm is a standalone malware computer program that replicates itself in order to ... The researchers discovered how to contain worms that scanned the Internet randomly, looking for vulnerable hosts to infect. They found that the key ...

www.techopedia.com/definition/7786/internet-worm

An Internet worm is type of malicious software (malware) that self-replicates and distributes copies of itself to its network. These independent virtual viruses ...

www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/guides/internet-worms

Sep 9, 2010 ... A computer program that copies itself to other computers across the internet is called a worm. Worms are often used to infect large numbers of ...

groups.csail.mit.edu/mac/classes/6.805/articles/morris-worm.html

The Robert Morris Internet Worm. The book by Hafner and Markoff (noted here) gives an outstanding a history of the case. The following short overview is taken ...

www.livinginternet.com/i/is_vir_first.htm

Penetration of a remote system can be accomplished in any of three ways... In each case the worm arranges to get a remote command interpreter which it can ...

nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/11/02/memories-of-the-internet-worm-25-years-later

Nov 2, 2013 ... Today is the 25th birthday of the infamous Internet Worm. What have we learned? Could it happen again?

searchsecurity.techtarget.com/definition/Robert-Morris-worm

Apr 5, 2014 ... The Robert Morris worm is widely acknowledged as the first computer worm to be distributed across the Internet and the first computer virus to ...

www.datarecoverylabs.com/internet-worm-of-1988.html

A worm is a computer program that replicates itself. It uses the internet to send its copies to other computers. It is a different form of virus program since it doesn't ...