Are we too naive by believing that GNU/Linux is more secure by design?
Jul 29, 2009, 09:02 (23 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Edmundo Carmona)
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[ Thanks to Edmundo
for this link. ]
"Now, there are people that say that it's just that
GNU/Linux is less attractive to malware software because there are
so few of us GNU/Linux users. I have always thought that this is
crap but anyway....
"Now, think about the things that FLOSS developers get to
- Crack encrypted DVDs
- Allow for communication between Microsoft Windows hosts (with a
twisted SMB protocol) and *NIX hosts before Microsoft
(reluctantly... but with a lot of PR spin, as usual) released the
documentation about it
- Synchronize with iTunes"