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It's time to get rid of Windows

Aug 08, 2009, 09:02 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve J. Vaughan-Nichols)

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"Let me spell this out for you. Some people out there used no fewer than six Windows botnets to go after this one guy. And, in the process, they knocked out, for hours at a time, most of the major social networks.

"How did this happen? It happened because Windows is an insecure piece of junk. Anyone who knows anything about security knows that this kind of disaster was only a matter of time. Windows botnets are responsible for DDoS attacks and most of e-mail spam."

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