5 of the Worst Computer Viruses Ever


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  • Michael Aranda explains five of the worst computer viruses that have hit the net!

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    Sources:
    Melissa:

    www.networkworld.com/article/2235008/data-center/melissa-virus-turning-10------age-of-the-stripper-unknown-.html
    www.sans.org/security-resources/idfaq/what-was-the-melissa-virus-and-what-can-we-learn-from-it/5/3
    www.pandasecurity.com/mediacenter/malware/most-famous-virus-history-melissa/
    www.f-secure.com/v-descs/melissa.shtml
    www.cnn.com/TECH/computing/9904/02/melissa.arrest.03/index.html?eref=yahoo
    www.nytimes.com/2002/05/02/nyregion/creator-of-melissa-virus-gets-20-months-in-jail.html

    ILOVEYOU:

    www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2363172,00.asp
    www.bbc.com/news/10095957
    money.cnn.com/2000/05/05/technology/loveyou/
    motherboard.vice.com/read/love-bug-the-virus-that-hit-50-million-people-turns-15

    Slammer:

    www.wired.com/2003/07/slammer/
    www.f-secure.com/v-descs/mssqlm.shtml
    www.icsi.berkeley.edu/pubs/networking/insidetheslammerworm03.pdf

    Storm Worm:

    www.symantec.com/security_response/writeup.jsp?docid=2001-060615-1534-99&tabid=2
    www.informationweek.com/storm-worm-erupts-into-worst-virus-attack-in-2-years/d/d-id/1057418
    krebsonsecurity.com/2010/04/infamous-storm-worm-stages-a-comeback/
    www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2007/10/the_storm_worm.html

    Mebroot/Torpig:

    seclab.cs.ucsb.edu/media/uploads/papers/torpig.pdf
    www.symantec.com/content/en/us/enterprise/media/security_response/whitepapers/your_computer_is_now_stoned.pdf
    www.secureworks.com/research/top-banking-botnets-of-2013
    news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7701227.stm
    css.csail.mit.edu/6.858/2009/readings/torpig.pdf


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Comments: 10 248

  • NataliePlayz Yandre Chan

    If I would use those viruses or maybe Ben.EXE that will be RIDICULOUS or even Bonzi

  • Latria Rashenti
    Latria Rashenti 11 hours ago

    Dad got infected with Storm Worm!

  • Mr. Snickers
    Mr. Snickers 11 hours ago

    Memz

  • Larren
    Larren 13 hours ago

    These 12 year olds love the mellisa virus

  • Heavenly Gabe
    Heavenly Gabe 14 hours ago

    I had to rewind after looking at the no blinking comments xD

  • Ladderthief1
    Ladderthief1 23 hours ago

    Yay. Another channel that uses constant jump cuts. That's not annoying at all.

  • DopeArts
    DopeArts Day ago

    I'm Nigerian 😂

  • Mr.Nobody[not pl]

    ANTIVIRUS IS NOT ENOUGH YOU NEED PROTEAGENT!

  • E Flanary
    E Flanary Day ago

    My friend got a virus from trying to download an anti virus LOL

  • Chicken McNuggets

    FBI VIRUS GOT ME SCARED I THOUGHT I WAS GONNA GO TO PRISON

  • Lito Is GAMING
    Lito Is GAMING Day ago

    Blume is a virus.... Sign up with Dedsec
    Join us

  • Lito Is GAMING
    Lito Is GAMING Day ago

    When he said bot-net I instantly thought of watchdogs

  • BeYouMR
    BeYouMR Day ago

    Wow Portugal!!!

  • Mr Click bait
    Mr Click bait Day ago

    My moms computer must have all of them

  • Zubair Haque
    Zubair Haque Day ago

    Where's the antivirus against Jake Paul

  • Denis
    Denis Day ago

    Roblox gave me the worst viruses

  • A Kid from Africa

    This guy cant blink

  • PanzamaGaming
    PanzamaGaming Day ago

    My sister named is Melissa

  • GrimCow 56
    GrimCow 56 Day ago

    Wait a minute....... i live in the philippines

  • Grant2488 -
    Grant2488 - Day ago

    Memz virus is the best.

  • MintleafCakes
    MintleafCakes 2 days ago

    i javent watched it yet but bonzibudy better be here

  • awesomeA.L.
    awesomeA.L. 2 days ago

    I once had 200 viruses on my computer...

  • Kid Friz
    Kid Friz 2 days ago

    this dude said not to click on suspicious links from Nigerian princes wtf? u've gotta be kidding me

  • Zane mcm
    Zane mcm 2 days ago

    Before the video me:dose he include bonzi buddy


    After video me:ITS CALLED WATCH THE VIDEO FOOL

  • Sir Scout
    Sir Scout 2 days ago

    So Melissa Is a Virus :0

  • Emperor Shōwa Hirohito

    I do not fear viruses, viruses fear me.

  • Haburger Helper
    Haburger Helper 2 days ago

    where's bonzify

  • Jennifer Lingross
    Jennifer Lingross 2 days ago

    ull have viruses

  • Life With Birbs
    Life With Birbs 2 days ago +1

    problems in 2000 bc:
    people were going to war

    problems in current day:
    our computers are sick

  • AKMED THE TERRIOST
    AKMED THE TERRIOST 3 days ago

    What is the best antivirus for my brother

  • SwooshyYT
    SwooshyYT 3 days ago

    hey dude yea you should blink more..

  • kittycatflower
    kittycatflower 3 days ago

    We watch this channel in school no joke

  • Shnoosh Leton
    Shnoosh Leton 3 days ago

    people actually use email accounts for something other than playing games?

  • RAvE
    RAvE 3 days ago

    2:50 he blinks stfu plebs.

  • M0rblz With Nuts
    M0rblz With Nuts 3 days ago

    I counted 2 blinks

  • Tatianah Gamer
    Tatianah Gamer 3 days ago

    pls help it has a pop up and i cannot do anything it says
    'your files have been encrypted by x1'
    And it says tp buy bitcoin pls im egit crying

  • Zander DeBoer
    Zander DeBoer 3 days ago

    I'm just worried about NotPetya

  • ΛΛKΛRΞT
    ΛΛKΛRΞT 3 days ago

    Make a new verision!

  • Minecraft GamingTV
    Minecraft GamingTV 4 days ago

    memz?

  • Hayden Howell
    Hayden Howell 4 days ago

    Where is memz

  • Ajfriends Time
    Ajfriends Time 4 days ago

    1999 is bonzibuddy's birth

  • FaintBot
    FaintBot 4 days ago

    Isn't watching this video a virus??

  • Matei Gmod And More
    Matei Gmod And More 4 days ago

    i got a robux generator , but it was a short virus , after restarting , nothing happend , my laptop was back to normal ,cause it said '"you are an idiot" and then it controlled my search bar

  • mineash vieck
    mineash vieck 4 days ago

    Since we're talking about Email viruses, our school had an announcement last year. We were instructed not to open any emails from our email account. To this day, I don't know why, but I assume there was an virus, or something similar.

  • virtuo AJ
    virtuo AJ 4 days ago

    there is a virus were some fake you-tuber named "good girl" would coment under your video saying i made a video about you click the link

  • gabe millikan
    gabe millikan 5 days ago

    he. doesn't. blink. one. single. time.

  • Mace Windu
    Mace Windu 5 days ago

    Error

    Your friend BonziBUDDY has f*cked your computer
    what will you do

    keep bonzi | f*ck bonzi | OK

  • Lemon End Gaming l
    Lemon End Gaming l 5 days ago

    5 : 14 bruh i got a sql server running on my pc just for lols....
    oh god

  • søme dude
    søme dude 5 days ago +1

    I once created a simple program on python designed to delete system32. Once opened it would run automatically. I managed to get it on all of my school computers through the internet and bam. All of the computers that were on shut down and stopped working.

  • Has san
    Has san 5 days ago

    My brother was born in 2003 and i was born in 2007!

  • Has san
    Has san 5 days ago

    Why?! Why 2003 and 2007?!

  • Nuclearpigz
    Nuclearpigz 5 days ago

    *This dude don't blink*

  • Lauren Barocio
    Lauren Barocio 5 days ago

    OK

  • Mparker123wolf
    Mparker123wolf 6 days ago +1

    I got 4000 viruses from a scammer

  • Mparker123wolf
    Mparker123wolf 6 days ago +1

    He blinks when we can't see him. I saw him blink though

  • Mparker123wolf
    Mparker123wolf 6 days ago +1

    There is one called ILOVEYOU
    The virus spreads through email and sends its self to everyone in your contacts.

  • Manuel Martinez-Flores

    this is Rlly Help you if you find a Virus to not do like not To go to link from people you don't know

  • Fuglsang
    Fuglsang 6 days ago

    Good thing none of my friends send me e-mails 😅

  • Lampros Scarce
    Lampros Scarce 6 days ago

    my compuer is doing werd shiet wtf!?!! is happening pls halp!??!111

  • Monroe Harmon
    Monroe Harmon 6 days ago

    i should make a computer virus that isn't actually harmful. it will just be a sheep that shows up and walks around your desktop, then disappears. rinse and repeat every day.

  • Katara Avatar
    Katara Avatar 6 days ago

    How come you didn't mention ransomware?

  • Caleb Adams
    Caleb Adams 6 days ago

    Y'all sub to my channel

  • Cherios Jeffy
    Cherios Jeffy 6 days ago

    Virus is cancer and roblox two

  • BRAYDENATER99
    BRAYDENATER99 6 days ago

    I dont have Mail. or atleast no friends on there. DISCORD BABY!!!!!!!!!!!

  • ColWilBald
    ColWilBald 7 days ago

    I love the virus we all know as YOU ARE AN IDIOT HAHAHAHAHAHAHAAW.

  • A Guide to Deduction

    5:15 he blinks

  • Atomic
    Atomic 7 days ago

    Well good thing I'm one of those people who don't check email.

  • BLEAcHEZ
    BLEAcHEZ 7 days ago

    This guy sounded like a school video

  • Jeffrey Hardee
    Jeffrey Hardee 7 days ago

    what about the memz virus?

  • Smmerkybobo
    Smmerkybobo 7 days ago

    use memz to destroy your computer

  • ZebraTop
    ZebraTop 7 days ago

    what if the anti virus was a virus?

  • The nub player
    The nub player 7 days ago

    i just noticed he never blinks

  • Jeff Jeff
    Jeff Jeff 7 days ago

    Macros are so fun

  • Luan Loud
    Luan Loud 7 days ago

    I just got scared of going on electronics..

  • SCP Foundation
    SCP Foundation 8 days ago

    The science show! Piano!
    *drops piano on guy*
    WHOS IDEA WAS THIS??

  • CoolStyler7
    CoolStyler7 8 days ago

    Where is CIH?

  • AnimalJam Stream's
    AnimalJam Stream's 8 days ago

    Well hello ;)

  • Hugo HitMan248 Gaming

    Virus Thats About The Worst You Can Get Memz

  • butter_ mikey
    butter_ mikey 9 days ago

    Its like this video had a virus in it

  • Samsamcreep
    Samsamcreep 9 days ago +1

    Guys he blinked at 2:53!!




    I wish I could blink..

  • Nerdy Kariku
    Nerdy Kariku 9 days ago

    Find the l
    1111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 l 111111111111111

  • DustedRedStone
    DustedRedStone 9 days ago

    How to avoid them too: Plug the Internet out XD

  • Rocco Cardinal
    Rocco Cardinal 9 days ago

    I got a virus run lmao

  • CuteSoul s
    CuteSoul s 9 days ago

    Ha lucky for me I dont have any people in my email book....

  • Apoc Da One
    Apoc Da One 9 days ago

    memez???

  • alvie benosa
    alvie benosa 10 days ago

    Aha!! i saw him blink!! hahahaha

  • KillerWizard & MattyIce
    KillerWizard & MattyIce 10 days ago +1

    I checked my antivirus 7 times watching this video xD

  • PrimalMC
    PrimalMC 10 days ago

    Can u blink

  • Furry Friezer
    Furry Friezer 10 days ago

    They threw me in the slammer

  • Professional Maxinjer
    Professional Maxinjer 10 days ago

    now I dont know how to trust exe installers

  • Atroyix
    Atroyix 11 days ago

    HE HIMSELF IS A VIRUS TOO

  • Atroyix
    Atroyix 11 days ago

    HES A ROBOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOT

  • Atroyix
    Atroyix 11 days ago

    OMG HEDOESNT BLINK I LEFT MY CAMERA HERE AND WHEN I RECORDED THE VID AND I SAW IT HHE DIDNT BLINK!!!

  • Who Cares
    Who Cares 11 days ago

    I went to strip club last night- Crystal 2017 worst virus ever 😂😂😂

  • antonio hugo
    antonio hugo 11 days ago

    if a lot of porn site sudely open on my browser
    I wouldn't ser the diference
    ;)

  • Avrap AJ
    Avrap AJ 11 days ago

    i dont know how to get emails so most of these i can not get yet, i still nervous dough

  • Zecca
    Zecca 11 days ago

    Got a virus on my laptop
    Instead of fixing it I'm watching this…
    This isn't funny anymore I need to fix it…

  • SirMarkypus
    SirMarkypus 11 days ago

    The internet is not in servers,it's made out of servers and clients....

  • Jacob the lava man YT
    Jacob the lava man YT 11 days ago

    Here is something that will drive you insane😆
    Like if it did


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  • Jacob the lava man YT
    Jacob the lava man YT 11 days ago

    For a little while my cousin had the Trojan Horse virus

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