The Truth about Malware and Linux

The Truth about Malware and Linux

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May 12, 2014

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The Truth about Malware and Linux

In this Q&A session with Ryan Naraine, Kaspersky Lab malware researcher David Jacoby dispels the myth surrounding Linux as a malware-free platform and makes the case that misconfigurations and other security problems on Linux contributes to the malware epidemic on Microsoft’s Windows operating system.

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