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Linux and Security: Mission Impossible?

Oct 26, 2009, 14:18 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bernard Cole)

"Some powerful organizations have sided with the supporters. Linux is the trusted operating system in HP's NetTop [1], the IBM Trusted Thin Client [2], and the General Dynamics Trusted Virtual Environment (TVE) - a product of NSA's High Assurance Platform (HAP) program [3].

"All of these products are designed to consolidate computers used by government personnel to access classified and unclassified networks. The specialized computer provides multiple "virtual" desktops and is trusted to protect sensitive information."

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