The Malware Museum – See the viruses from the 80's and 90' in action


You will feel like you are wearing a hazmat suit while handling a dangerous virus in a lab. The Internet Archive just released The Malware Museum displaying a collection of viruses that were spread in de the 80s and 90s.

If names like PYRAMID.COM, ITALIAN.COM and ZHU.COM make you tremble in terror, you will love to visit the Internet Archive collection and see these and others famous virus in action, all from the safety of your home!

“Through the use of emulations, and additionally removing any destructive routines within the viruses, this collection allows you to experience virus infection of decades ago with safety.” – explains the collection introduction.

Basically, that means the virus will run from a DosBox emulator running on your browser and even if someone wanted to take them out of there, the virus wouldn’t do any harm at all. Double-protection!

Arm yourself with courage and head over the Internet Archive!

Link: Internet Archive

Author: Paulo Garcia

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