Linux attracting more virus writers


Grisoft, the maker of AVG Anti-Virus software, has claimed that the fast growing popularity of Linux is making the operating system an increasingly attractive target for virus writers.

Peter Lipa, president of Grisoft, said: "With its growing popularity it is only a matter of time before the Linux operating system becomes more widely targeted by virus and malware writers." Linux 'attracting more virus writers' - vnunet.com

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