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Re: [SLE] Proof of concept on Multi Platform Virus
  • From: Vince Littler <suse@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 9 Apr 2006 12:36:59 +0100
  • Message-id: <200604091236.59839@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 09 April 2006 10:38, scsijon wrote:

> Actually, as a proof of concept it's worse than that, I would think it
> could also be used to get into a minicomputer or mainframe and do similar
> damage.
>
> scsijon

IIRC, it relies on some assembler code, which enables it to be Micro$oft and
Linux compatible on x86 etc. This would be enough to make it non viable on
mainframe.

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