Malicious Prosecution, False Imprisonment and Defamation
(I put "experiment" in quotation marks, because the design and releaseor a computer virus or worm is a crime, a legitimate scientific experiment.)
Other examples of for writing or releasing malicious programs are contained in my essayon
The first computer virus for Microsoft DOS was apparently written in 1986and contains unencrypted text with the name, address, and telephonenumber of Brain Computer Services, a store in Lahore, Pakistan.
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In order to make this essay easier to read, I have omitted some filetypes and other technical details in my description of the workingsof each malicious program.
The only reason that I mention the MBDF virus inthis essay is that it is one of a very few cases in which the authorand distributors of a malicious program were arrestedand punished for their crime.