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ZDNet: DoS: Linux to the rescue [via Tripwire]

Mar 01, 2000, 01:12 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

"Security mavens have long agreed that open-source security is the best security. It's a pity that their bosses usually disagree. Until now, that is. TripWire Inc., long a free-software proponent, has decided to cannonball into the open-source waters."

"TripWire won't be alone as it opens its flagship integrity-assessment program. Major Linux vendors Caldera Systems Inc. , Red Hat Inc. (Nasdaq: RHAT) and SGI (NYSE: SGI) will accompany the security company in an open-source plunge."

"The three Linux powerhouses are partnering with TripWire to incorporate the open-source TripWire into their server Linux OS lines. Expect to see TripWire security in each company's fall Linux release."

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