Core War

Created Saturday 23 September 2017


Created by Robert Morris Sr. (NSA Chief Scientist), Victor Vyssotsky and Dennis Ritchie (Bell Labs)
Originally called Darwin, ran on a PDP-1 in Bell Labs

Redcode Assembly Language

10 instructions in original set, 14 in 1999

Memory Array Redcode Simulator (MARS)

Types of programs


Moves 1 address forward each cycle


Backlinks: books:the art of computer virus research and defense by peter szor