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Is that true, that linux systems are virus free ?
asked Sep 29, 2015 in Computer Science - IT by ppk | 154 views

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Actually Linux is a UNIX based Operating System and more over it is Open Source.

It is a myth that LINUX is Virus free ! Linux is also attacked by virus and other worms,rootkits etc

Due to low market share of LINUX ,they are not widespread .Hackers dont develop such viruses to attack small group of users.

There were initial release of MAC Os stating that they were virus free but ultimately they removed that label from its product.

answered Nov 19, 2015 by slow_learner
selected Nov 19, 2015 by ppk