"A report released today indicates Windows Server 2003 may
actually be more secure than its most popular Linux competitor when
it comes to vulnerabilities and the time it takes to patch
"But well before the paper's official release, members of the IT
security community have questioned the comparison, with some
slamming the researchers' methodology and others the Microsoft
connection--the software giant funded the research behind the
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.