A Song of Music Causes Computers to Crash

A Song of Music Causes Computers to Crash

The soundtrack to Janet Jackson ‘s 1989 pop hit Rhythm Nation was deemed an exploit for the cybersecurity vulnerability after Microsoft reported it could crash old laptops. “A colleague of mine shared a story from Windows XP product support , ” says Microsoft blogger Raymond Chen . said. The story detailed that “a major computer manufacturer discovered that playing Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation music track would … Read more