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A Cost Analysis of Typical Computer Viruses and Defenses

Fred Cohen
Computers & Security, Volume 10, Issue 3, pp.239-250
ISSN 0167-4048
May 1991

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Various properties of computer viruses have been studied at length by many authors [1], but one of the areas where research results are relatively rare is evaluation of the costs of defenses. In this paper, we explore the costs of computer virus defenses in typical computing environments.

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