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Were your grandparents hacking in 1963?

More than 50 years ago, on November 20, 1963, MIT’s campus newspaper published what is believed to be the first ever mention of computer hacking.


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25 years ago – the Morris worm struck the internet [VIDEO]

On November 2, 1988, computer viruses made the mainstream news headlines for the very first time – with the spread of the infamous Morris worm across the internet.

Find out more about the attack, and watch a news report from the time.


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