Linux-Watch: Microsoft Patches Faster When Problems are Open Sourced
Jan 14, 2006, 09:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
"It's a truism that Linux and the other open-source operating
systems are patched faster than Windows.
"After all, one of the whole points about open-source
programming is that with many people looking at the code, errors
are found, and fixed, quicker.
"It seems that may be true of Microsoft as well..."