January 10, 2001
Retrospective of pro-Linux virus
Author: JT Smith
In December, an ILOVEYOU-style virus circulated the vulnerable email browsers advocating the use of Linux. The virus was entitled Shockwave.A, and was believed at the time to be a serious embarassment to the Linux community and a setback to the progress made over the course of the year. Planet IT reviews that view in a two part article.