|Updated: 11/24/2005; 11:34:33 PM.
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Tuesday, November 23, 2004
Scott Lemon points to a paper
on how to introduce back doors into Linux kernels, and speculates that as its popularity grows, Linux may become a more attractive target for hackers. I imagine uncontrolled distribution of hacked distro's (via bitTorrent, etc) providing a slow vector for the spread of hackable operating systems. 9:51:37 AM
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