Diseas'd Ventures: A Critique of Media Reportage of Viruses

by George Smith
Sept. 21, 2017 0 comments Symantec virus

When it comes to the subject of computer viruses, few people have any sense of history. It is as if public consciousness of the topic is afflicted by a neurological disorder that destroys long-term memory. How narrow the world becomes when all one can recall is the events of five minutes ago (Internet time) or a couple of virus hypes so massive they couldn't be avoided even if one shunned the Internet altogether.