February 4, 2002

Windows more secure than Linux?

Author: JT Smith

Believe it or not, VNUnet.com reports that Windows suffered fewer security vulnerabilities than Linux last year, according to figures released by vulnerability tracker SecurityFocus. There's a lot of questions not answered in the article, such as, were vulnerabilities not specific to Linux distributions counted more than once? And, if Windows doesn't report vulnerabilities, does that mean they aren't there?

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