Fastest Worm In History
- Started: 25 January 2003
- Scanned (For Vulnerabilities) 55 million computers per second
- Exploited a bug in the SQL Language
- At this rate in 10 minutes it would scan 90 percent of the internet
- It crashed servers with the SQL bug.
- 75,500 servers were officially infected before the patch was released.
- A total of 1 Billion dollars of damage were created by it.
- Affected over half the internet.