Newbie thinkin' about KDE &ClamTk virus scanner says...DUH.
tuxebi at gmx.de
Tue Feb 3 08:10:42 GMT 2009
Nils Kassube wrote:
>> Because I came from windows, I imagine that I have to have some sort of
>> way to scan for viruses, so I downloaded ClamTk, which is a virus
> No, you don't have to scan for viruses. While some people insist that it
> might be possible in theory to write a virus for Linux, there are no real
> Linux viruses in the wild ATM. The only reason to scan for viruses would
> be to protect Windows users if you host their mail...
...or their files or essentially any data that is meant to be used by
windows (TM) machines.
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