Microsoft funding of security report decried

Monday, 28 March 2005, 5:17 AM EST

Two researchers surprised the audience at a computer-security convention last month with their finding that a version of Microsoft Windows was more secure than a competing Linux operating system.

This week, the researchers released their finished report, and it included another surprise: Microsoft was funding the project all along.

By Todd Bishop at Seattle PI.

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