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CodeRed Windows Worm

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The CodeRed worm, discovered in 2001, quickly spread to immense proportions, clogging the Internet with its many requests and bad Engrish.

One thing I didn't mention - the Worm only defaces the website if the language is set to US English, and it reverts the defacement after a week. Also, if the file C:\notworm exists on a PC infected by CodeRed, the worm enters a non-stop period of sleep.

The HTML for the defacement page is located here:

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  • CodeRed

    CodeRed is a worm that caused possible billions of dollars of damage in the summer of 2001. It...

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