Linked by Hadrien Grasland on Fri 14th Jan 2011 14:58 UTC, submitted by Debjit
GNU, GPL, Open Source "Steve Chang, the Chairman of Trend Micro, has kicked up a controversy by claiming that open source software is inherently less secure. When talking about the security of smartphones, Chang claimed that the iPhone is more secure than Android because being an open-source platform, attackers know more about the underlying architecture."
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I love this one...
by Neolander on Fri 14th Jan 2011 15:04 UTC
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2010-03-08

...it just sums up perfectly one of the reasons why I think antivirus manufacturers should be banned from the face of the Earth. As soon as possible, and definitely.

Now, if only we could get a similar quote from the head of McAfee... You know, just for the fun of it.

Edited 2011-01-14 15:06 UTC

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