Today, World’s Computer Security Day is celebrated in all the corners of our planet. This holiday was fixed in 1988 by the American Association of computer equipment.

This holiday was fixed in 1988 by the American Association of computer equipment.

According to the representatives of the organization, this day should remind people once again that they need to protect the information carefully which is stored on PCs and other devices.

The security problem is very acute in the modern world. Not only the users but also the manufacturers of the computer equipment and software are required to keep this in mind.

The history of the memorable date

Why was this Day established exactly on the 30 of November 1988? The answer is simple. The fact is that then the first mass attack of a computer virus was made on this day. It was called the Great Worm or Morris worm (on behalf of its developer). This incident prompted the experts to strengthen the security measures in the field of information.

Different conferences, training, and lectures are conducted during the World’s Computer Security Day. They are aimed at informing people about the dangers that may lie in wait for them in the open space of global network.