Re: Windows vulnerability vs Linux vulnerability [Re: Would a firewall prevent Sasser worm?]

From: Jörn W. Janneck (jwjanneck)
Date: 05/07/04


Date: Fri, 7 May 2004 11:37:46 -0700

Leythos wrote:
> In article <c7ghp5$n121@cliff.xsj.xilinx.com>, "Jörn W. Janneck"
> <jwjanneck at yahoo dot com> says...
>> Leythos wrote:
>>> In article <2g0tt8F2urajU1@uni-berlin.de>, Luke_Tulkas_88@hotmail.com
>>> says...
>> [snip]
>>> Funny how the person suggesting Mandrake and Open Office didn't include
>>> any AV software for it.
>>
>> indeed. want to speculate why that might be?
>
> Because they believe in security through obscurity?

that must be it. i am convinced. i'll take 500 bucks out of the bank, drop
them at bestbuy, and get some xp/nav/ms office for my home machine. right
now.

-- j