Malware history was: Spectre & Meltdown

Fred Cisin cisin at
Wed Jan 17 15:23:27 CST 2018

> We might as well all contribute.
> Back in college in 1969

I used to have a tiny portable manual card punch.
An acquaintance used it to punch /* in the first two columns of his 
punchcard based utility bills.   (those characters have special 
meaning to 360 JCL.  They have multiple punches per column, 
so it required making a punch, then backspacing to make the other 

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