The truth about open source security

Friday, 27 April 2007, 12:03 AM EST

Open source software -- it's fast, it's popular, it's practical, and, best of all, it's free.

Chances are (if your firm is like most) you're using some of it somewhere in your enterprise; in fact, you're probably using it in multiple places. One of the most frequent questions security professionals get asked is how open source software compares to its commercial counterparts from a security perspective.

At TechNewsWorld.

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