Whiteboard: Who writes the worms?

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

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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.

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  • this is

    so far from the truth it is not even worth leaving the page. IT shows your absolute ignorance.

    Most of the time bad guys find the exploit. write the code and use it for themselves. (a sub-zero day bug). Then the good guys find it or are told it from a 3rd party, they investigate and make code (which is already released in the underground) and they act like the big guys.

    Please delete this whole editorial, it's worthless.
    usrhlp