Worm: The First Digital World War

  • Thursday, March 1, 2012 | 8:00 AM – 9:10 AM | Room: Room 103

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In late 2008, the Internet was suddenly hit by what bestselling author Mark Bowden (Black Hawk Down) calls “a worldwide digital blitzkrieg.” Disaster was averted thanks to “The Cabal,” a group of volunteers who took it upon themselves to blunt the Conficker worm, which has infected millions of computers worldwide. Four members of The Cabal join Bowden to tell the story of how they did it.


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