Ubuntu Forums - FYI

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Sun Jul 21 16:11:15 UTC 2013

On 22/07/13 01:57, Avi Greenbury wrote:
> Basil Chupin wrote:
>> If it is Linux then we are all in trouble - perhaps - as it is
>> almost always claimed that Linux is unhackable.
> By who? The huge majority of compromised servers on the net are Linux
> ones. There's no such thing as 'unhackable'.

So it's an urban myth that Linux is unhackable?

I have heard of a couple of successful attempts long ago but the holes 
were plugged up very quickly.


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