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The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers

The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers

The ’80s and ’90s were a different time, especially when it comes to computer viruses. It’s pretty cool to look back now, when we’re safe from being infected by these old-school nefarious programs.

Archive.org has a new collection called ‘The Malware Museum”, and it lets you look through the messages and animations that viruses left on MS-DOS machines. You can view the whole selection here, otherwise, we’ve got some stand-outs below. Some messages were neat. Some, immature. And some were just kind of silly. Have a look. (Epilepsy warning!)

The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers
The Real Malware Messages Hackers Used To Leave On Computers

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