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Re(2): Stay aware of security/ Attention Linux perl monks

by yakko (Friar)
on Mar 24, 2001 at 10:30 UTC ( #66841=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Stay aware of security/ Attention Linux perl monks
in thread Stay aware of security


So far, the only true virus for Linux has been one called "bliss" ... due to the concept of users, only the most incompetent will do any real damage (running as root, maybe? :o)

The rest of these "viruses" all depend on holes in the system, and are aptly named "worms."

Me spell chucker work grate. Need grandma chicken.

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