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Bangkok Post: Comparing Linux security with other flavours of Unix

Jan 13, 1999, 15:17 (1 Talkback[s])

"Software availability... more choices available for commercial Unix."

"Support and response time... Commercial Unix can not compete with free Unix solutions..."

"Free Unix solutions follow OpenSource guidelines, and every program is available in its original (source) form. Anybody can check the source for bugs and vulnerabilities."

"... if a company is purchasing a new system that needs to be designed with security in mind, free Unix solutions are very acceptable."

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