Bitfrost and dual-boot
arne_bab at web.de
Thu May 29 17:25:05 EDT 2008
Am Donnerstag 29 Mai 2008 23:07:23 schrieb Edward Cherlin:
> The question was, how to protect Linux from Windows, in particular
> from malware allowed in by Windows. (Or possibly from malware designed
> into Windows, a "marketing" practice not unknown in the past.)
> Protecting Windows-only machines is Microsoft's problem, not ours.
I don't often write here, but at the moment I don't see why BitFrost should be
used in the first case (except, because we _can_).
Why protect GNU/Linux from Windows?
If people install Windows on their XOs, then it's their problem.
And the Virus/BotNet/... can't spread to not Windows infected XOs, so there's
no reason to be afraid.
Or did I miss Windows getting preinstalled on every XO or something similarly
Heißt politisch sein
Ohne es zu merken.
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