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Boston Herald: Linux Users Feeling More Secure: Hub Expo Attendees Get Anti-Hacker Tips

Feb 15, 2005, 17:30 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jay Fitzgerald)

"Supporters of open-source software boasted yesterday that they're surpassing Microsoft in the ability to block and counterattack hackers--thanks to a growing army of thousands of anti-hack volunteers.

"On the first day of the LinuxWorld Conference and Expo in Boston, devotees of the open-source Linux--considered a growing challenge to Microsoft's operating system and other proprietary applications--held two conferences in which aspiring Linux users were tutored on how to detect and battle hackers using open-source products..."

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