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Computer Virus #319175

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 04, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Reports introd.

(San Francisco, California: John Blackstone) Computer "virus" reported invading Defense Department and research systems. [Cal Tech spokesperson John UTLEY, Massachusetts Institute of Technology spokesperson Jeff SCHILLER - comment on seriousness of situation.] [Northwestern University spokesperson George SADOWSKY -comments on virus.] Computer virus' commands illustration [University of Illinois spokesperson David RAILA, Rand Corporation spokesperson Jon HERTZOG - comment on impact of virus.] [Virus hunter John McAFEE - comments on computer crime.]

(DC: David Martin) Pentagon officials quoted with regard to impact of virus. [Dr. Raymond COLLADAY, computer security expert Robert CAMPBELL - comment on virus.] Defense Department's use of computers outlined. [Ex-assistant defense secretary Don. LATHAM - says computers are used to control nuclear weapons.] NASA noted infected by virus. [Goddard Space Flight Center spokesperson Pat GARY - says shuttle is safe.] Pentagon spokesperson quoted with regard to computer security

Blackstone, John;
Martin, David;
Rather, Dan

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