Re: Gates takes swipe at Apple, Linux security
From: Ivan Marsh (annoyed_at_you.now)
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2004 10:43:36 -0600
On Sat, 14 Feb 2004 03:50:27 +0000, steve h. wrote:
> Gates takes swipe at Apple, Linux security
> "To say a system is secure because no one is attacking it is very
> dangerous," said Gates, referring to operating systems that have a smaller
> share of the desktop market, such as Apple's Macintosh OS and the
> open-source software Linux.
I LOVE this argument.
Windows is attacked more because it's easier to attack, it has nothing to
do with their share of the desktop market.
If someone could write a virus that can take down thousands of *nix boxes
-- i.m. The USA Patriot Act is the most unpatriotic act in American history.