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Computers: Virus / National Sec. #560030

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 04, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced. (NYC: Robert Bazell) (Edward: Beginning of earlier report by Chris Wallace mistakenly shown 5:40:20-5:40:50.) Computer security analyzed. [Computer security expert Harlan McLEVY - says defense systems are most vulnerable to sabotage.] Extent of computer activity in United States discussed; scenes shown. Ways that viruses spread illustration [Computer expert Ralph ROBERTS - says college students perpetrate most viruses.] (NOTE: Severe storm warning shown on screen 5:42:30-5:43:30) Recent conviction of Don. Burleson for infecting ex-empl.'s computer system with virus recalled. [Colonel Tom HERRICK - says national security systems are safe.]

Reporter(s):
Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:03:00

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