This article is within the scope of WikiProject Software, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of software on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
Using Wikipedia terminology it matches a virus. The Computer Virus page states 'A worm can spread itself to other computers without needing to be transferred ' but Samy needed user interaction to load the page into the browser. It is a virus.
I have just modified one external link on XSS worm. Please take a moment to review my edit. If you have any questions, or need the bot to ignore the links, or the page altogether, please visit this simple FaQ for additional information. I made the following changes: