Author Topic: Why Linux is better than Windows or macOS for security  (Read 710 times)

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Why Linux is better than Windows or macOS for security
« on: February 11, 2018, 09:39:22 AM »
Decisions made years ago about which operating system to roll out can affect corporate security today. Of the big three in widespread use, one can credibly be called the most secure.Enterprises invest a lot of time, effort and money in keeping their systems secure. The most security-conscious might have a security operations center. They of course use firewalls and antivirus tools. They probably spend a lot of time monitoring their networks, looking for telltale anomalies that could indicate a breach. What with IDS, SIEM and NGFWs, they deploy a veritable alphabet of defenses.
But how many have given much thought to one of the cornerstones of their digital operations: the operating systems deployed on the workforce’s PCs? Was security even a factor when the desktop OS was selected?
more. https://www.computerworld.com/article/3252823/linux/why-linux-is-better-than-windows-or-macos-for-security.html


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