Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 22nd Mar 2007 16:16 UTC, submitted by brewin
Privacy, Security, Encryption Microsoft is frequently dinged for having insecure products, with security holes and vulnerabilities. But Symantec, no friend of Microsoft, said in its latest research report that when it comes to widely-used operating systems, Microsoft is doing better overall than its leading commercial competitors. The information was a part of Symantec's 11th Internet Security Threat Report. The report, released this week, covered a huge range of security and vulnerability issues over the last six months of 2006, including operating systems.
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Linux and Bill os
by Eric Martin on Thu 22nd Mar 2007 18:27 UTC
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are similar. Both are huge monolithic kernels with lots of code for buffer overflows.

Go ahead and censor/delete this message.

Good ole osnews/slashdot fairness!

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