A Brief History of Malware

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From Pakistani Brain to Windigo, Malware has been around longer than the Internet itself. Malware is, and always has been, a rapidly evolving medium: from the simple to the downright devious, Malware takes many forms.


Malware has a storied history. The following infographic, brought to you by the magnificent malware massacring masters at ESET, details the most significant and notable threats experienced by users since malware went viral - pun fully intended.