Skip to main content

Home/ HIST 390-001 The Digital Past Fall 2013/ Group items tagged virus

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Brandon Boucher

Stuxnet Infection and the International Space Station - 0 views

    The Virus was carried to the ISS on a USB stick drive.
Amanda French

Here's how The Post covered the 'grand social experiment' of the Internet in 1988 - 0 views

    Oddly enough, today the Washington Post has chosen to reprint a 1988 article about the Internet; that article mentions Robert Tappan Morris, the first person prosecuted under the Computer Fraud Act, whom Brittney Douress told us about today. Nice timing, Brittney! :)
    Note too that this article came out well before the World Wide Web was invented circa 1992 / 1993. There weren't any GUI web browsers yet; people just used text-only terminals (no pictures, no video) to access stuff. Mostly news groups -- I'll post a picture of what that looked like if I can find one.
James Hemdal

Simple Tips on Various Topics - 0 views

    There is information here covering everything from keyboard shortcuts to virus protection. There is even information about physical hardware protection.
    That's a great site, James -- definitely some useful info there, and it's very clear. I like that there's a Computer "Word of the Day"! Wish it had an RSS feed or Twitter account. :)
1 - 3 of 3
Showing 20 items per page