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DOCUMENT: phage #081 [Re: some points to make with the media] (1 message, 425 bytes)
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From: comer (Douglas Comer)
To: phage
Date: Sun 21:15:56 06/11/1988 EST
Subject: Re: some points to make with the media
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I'd add:

6. This was deliberate act that took a long time to plan and required
   extensive expertise as well as access to lots of high-tech.  It could
   not be duplicated by a high school student with a PC.

7. The same Internet connectivity that helped the worm spread quickly also
   helped the rest of us cooperate to extinguish it.

Doug

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