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ZDNet: Talkback Central: Red Hat issue, NOT a Linux issue

Apr 26, 2000, 20:12 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Eric Appelt)

[ Thanks to George Mitchell for this link. ]

"Responding to the ZDNN article Red Hat Linux open to backdoor password, ZDNN reader Eric Appelt adamantly states the backdoor password issue is NOT a Linux issue, but a Red Hat issue."

"This is a Red Hat issue, NOT a Linux issue! Red Hat does not equal Linux. I am not surprised in the least that one of Red Hat's proprietary tools has a security issue."

"If you want the full security of open source systems, download a distro that does not try to administer itself, and learn how to sysadmin."

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