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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Somewhere else I read
by Lennie on Fri 14th Jan 2011 18:14 UTC
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"This comes a week after Trend Micro released a mobile security app for Android."

Who would have thought it. :-)

(Somewhere else is the slashdot.org summary about the same claim, I didn't even want to read the article it probably is in the article as well)

Edited 2011-01-14 18:21 UTC

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