The Malware Museum

Premiere DateApr 12, 2016
00:00 BTR Today
00:45 Malware Museum
02:51 Mikko Hypponen
04:44 Interesting Viruses
05:53 The Casino Virus
07:51 Virus Aesthetics
10:42 Virus Writers
12:19 Viruses Then and Now
15:47 Corporate Viruses
19:45 Transportation and Cyber security
24:43 Cyber threats today
26:44 BTR Today
28:00 Finish

This week:

Cyber-security expert Mikko Hypponen has been studying and collecting computer viruses for 25 years. His newest project, called The Malware Museum, brings together some of the most interesting, and most artistic, computer viruses from the 80s and early 90s, a time when malware was spread via floppy disks  instead of the Internet. Mikko says that in the early days malware programs were as much about technical acumen as they were about  creative expression.

Mars Land from The Malware Museum and archive.org

Walker from The Malware Museum and archive.org

Crash from The Malware Museum and archive.org

Skynet from The Malware Museum and archive.org

LSD from The Malware Museum and archive.org

Casino from The Malware Museum and archive.org

Marine from The Malware Museum and archive.org

ELVIRA G from The Malware Museum and archive.org

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HOST Thomas
Thomas grew up in Northern California where he fell in love with music and photography while going to punk shows and shooting skate photos. He photography in college, which may or may not qualify him to host an…

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