[ubuntu-uk] Thinking about switching to linux

Wulfy wulfmann at tiscali.co.uk
Mon Mar 5 12:45:41 GMT 2007

Roberto Sarrionandia wrote:
> On Sunday 04 March 2007 21:53:17 Benjamin Webb wrote:
>> So, I've got a hardware firewall in my router, so I shouldn't need a
>> software one.
>> What about anti-virus software though? Is there any software that
>> scans for Linux viruses, or do they all just check for windows ones?
>> I'll make sure I use a different password for my Ubuntu install (I'm
>> terrible for using the same password all the time at the moment).
>> Thanks for all your help.
>> Ben Webb
> There are no real Linux viruses. The Linux antiviruses scan for Windows 
> viruses.

Admittedly, 14 compared to hundreds or thousands is *almost* zero...  :@)



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