Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 5th Feb 2006 17:10 UTC
Features, Office One of the biggest reasons for many people to switch to a UNIX desktop, away from Windows, is security. It is fairly common knowledge that UNIX-like systems are more secure than Windows. Whether this is true or not will not be up for debate in this short editorial; I will simply assume UNIX-like systems are more secure, for the sake of argument. However, how much is that increased security really worth for an average home user, when you break it down? According to me, fairly little. Here's why.
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mr_manny
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2006-02-05

If you looked at the data most valuable to your organization...chances are, it's NOT on a windows server.

Lastly,
How many Linux/Unix users are guilty of a smirk, every time there office is impacted by another virus?

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