ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 07, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(DC: Dennis Troute) Question of whether or not Robert Morris, Junior, who created computer "virus", can be charged with crime featured; details given, scenes shown. [MORRIS, Junior - says its been a hard day.] [Father Robert MORRIS, Senior - says no damage was intended.] Morris' creation of virus reviewed. [Fellow computer expert Andrew SUDDATH - discusses virus.] FBI investigation of criminal issue detailed. [FBI spokesperson Ken. WALTON - says harm and intent must be proved.]
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