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Resource ID: #17429
Subject: Internet
Date: May 8, 2000



"Only hours after the ILOVEYOU virus paralyzed computer systems around the world, an independent band of investigators began to hunt down the virus author through cyberspace. ... Within a few hours, the collective minds of the ad-hoc group (including MSNBC's Bob Sullivan) came within a whisker of finding the virus writer. This story is the first in the world to mention the name 'Onel de Guzman' -- days before authorities in the Philippines traced the program to the disgruntled college student."

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