This category is for self-replicating code that does not require infection of another program to spread. They can spread through the Internet, email, file sharing or other vectors.
Pages in category "Worm"
“ A worm is a malicious program that duplicates itself from one directory, drive, computer or...
“ Creeper was possibly one of the first programs that resembled a computer virus. It ran on the...
“ Slammer (also known as Sapphire, Helkern or SQLExp) was a worm on Microsoft Windows that...
“ This category is for worms that run on the Macintosh operating system, whether the old macs, or OSX.