Archive | May, 2017

The Linux Virus: how it can be

Downloaded the virus for Linux. Unzipped it. Installed it under root. It didn’t start. Spent 2 hours googling. Realised that the virus instead of /usr/local/bin installed itself into /usr/bin where user malware does not have the write permissions. That’s why the virus could not create a process file. Found the patched .configure and .make files on […]

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Why Is Linux More Secure Than Windows?

When choosing an operating system, there are many different factors that are taken into consideration. However, security is becoming increasingly important. You only need to look at the news to see the increasing number of data breaches that are occurring around the world at present. Choosing an operating system with care is your first step […]

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