Linus Torvalds wrote a computer operating system in college and gave millions of copies away. Now that he has changed the world of computing and nicked the empire of Bill Gates, Linus has come to Silicon Valley to see what else he can shake up.
At approximately 5 PM on November 2, 1988 the "Morris Worm" was started at the MIT AI laboratory in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It quickly spread to Cornell, Stanford, and then on to other sites. By the next morning, almost the entire Internet was infected. This was the first, great Internet Panic.