A continuing look at Windows v. Linux security

Tuesday, 27 September 2005, 5:26 PM EST

You will never be 100% "secure" because the upper limit is bound by human stupidity. The best you can do is to reduce the threats to just below that level. Sure, you can protect your system against viruses/worms/trojans and so forth, but you will still lose files/data/time/money because people will accidentally delete them.

By Brandoch Conner at Linux Today.

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