michael from the get-a-bigger-hammer dept.
An anonymous reader writes "Thirty years ago, Martin Gardner described Paterson's Worms to the world. Just recently, Benjamin Chaffin, one of the designers of the Pentium 4 chip, managed to trace a couple trillion steps of the 'unsolved' worms, and has pretty much solved all but two of them."
Real Users find the one combination of bizarre input values that shuts
down the system for days.