[DC LoCo] Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu 10.04

Daniel Chen seven.steps at gmail.com
Thu Sep 16 15:11:36 BST 2010


On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 9:55 AM, Kenneth Stailey <kstailey at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Denialism will get you nowhere.
>
> http://www.securitytube.net/Simple-Linux-Trojan-and-Backdoor-Demo-video.aspx

I doubt Luke is implying there are no Linux trojans/backdoors.
Certainly there are several hundred exploitable remote root vectors in
the kernel alone, but in terms of sheer volume of active exploitation,
Linux installations clearly aren't as popular as Windows ones.

-Dan



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