Taking Stock of Linux Security and Anti-virtus Needs
Mar 21, 2013, 10:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Christopher Tozzi)
Open source fans like to brag that Linux needs no antivirus software. Yet as executives at security vendor ESET were keen to remind me in a recent interview, that truism holds true only to a certain extent. In an age where Linux commands greater market share, and where a growing number of threats are platform-agnostic, demand for security enhancements may well be on the rise. Are industry partners ready?