Home → News → Biohackers Encoded Malware in a Strand of Dna → Full Text

Biohackers Encoded Malware in a Strand of Dna

By Wired

August 11, 2017

[article image]

When biologists synthesize DNA, they take pains not to create or spread a dangerous stretch of genetic code that could be used to create a toxin or, worse, an infectious disease. But one group of bio-hackers has demonstrated how DNA can carry a less expected threat—one designed to infect not humans or animals but computers.

From Wired
View Full Article


No entries found