From: Philip Pemberton <>
Date: Sun Feb 2 01:02:00 2003

Chandra Bajpai wrote:
> There was some jackass radio broadcaster here (WRKO 680 in Boston)
> that was speculating it could have been a virus placed in space
> shuttle computers by terrorists causing it to explode on re-entry.
And how many virus authors would be able to get the guidance computer's
*schematics* in the first place? Without a simulator (or a real machine) and
a copy of the schematics, trying to write a virus like that would be damn
near impossible IMO.
And yet the general (technophobe) population of Boston may well have
believed him... Idiots like that shouldn't be allowed to broadcast anything,

Received on Sun Feb 02 2003 - 01:02:00 GMT

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