Whiteboard: Who writes the worms? Summary: It's not necessarily the people spreading the worms who first found the vulnerabilities and created the break-in code By Charles Renert | November 29, 2006 -- 16:58 GMT (08:58 PST) Loading... Please wait. The answer might surprise you. The bad guys couldn't spread the worms if the good guys hadn't first found the vulnerabilities and created the break-in code. Topic: IT Employment Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.