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|Originally Published: Monday, 24 July 2000||Author: Alexander Reelsen|
|Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News||Page: 1/1 - [Std View]|
Linux Distribution Security Report
[SP] How are the various Linux distributions doing in terms of general security? In this article, a few observations are made on the results of a quasi-statistical analysis of the security fixes issued by Linux distributions. A look at response time is taken and total number of bugs, as well as how often a distribution is released and how popular it is.