Friday, July 02, 2010
Rube Goldberg trojan is the reverse of a DOS attack! (Vietnam-war era domino theory in action)
The Webroot Threat Blog article is called “Rube Goldberg Trojan Works Hard for the Hijack”, by Andrew Brandt, link here.
Rube Goldberg was a cartoonist, inventor and engineer who lived from 1883-1970, biographical link here.
You can entertain yourself with a Rube Goldberg dominion-spanning “domino theory” machine here. Maybe the worldview of Buckminster Fuller comes through here.