A Taste Of Despair by Robert Taylor
Series: The Humal Sequence, Book 2.
Approx. 103,470 words.
Published on January 4, 2012.
The Jada-Ko-Vari. A sentient, alien virus-race that infects any storage medium sufficiently large to contain them – computers, ships, even the human brain. Once inside, they control whatever they occupy completely. Their goal is simple. To eradicate humanity.