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IT Manager's Journal: Google Facing Microsoft-Style Security, Image Issues

Jan 11, 2005, 18:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jay Lyman)

"A series of security issues around search superstar and open source poster child Google's software have been mitigated to the point that users are not at risk, but in the process of studying Google's security, the world is learning more about the code that makes Google go.

"While Google is a well-known open source user and advocate--and in fact, is a prime example of the advantages of Linux and open source from the start--its use of open source, which is believed to be quite extensive, is largely kept quiet..."

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