[linux-elitists] Re: the idiots are coming!
Mon Mar 13 12:06:04 PST 2000
On Mon, Mar 13, 2000 at 11:54:39AM -0800, Rick Moen wrote:
> The promised new essay (as we discussed):
What about the problem of non-root viruses that only trash an individual
user's files, or read the user's mail to compose convincing "please
run the attached program" mail to others?
The problem of "virus-checking" self-modifying, self-replicating Scheme
code reminds me of a certain dialog about phonographs and records
designed to destroy same.
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