PC Magazine: Linux Lasts Longer: "Linux Lasts Longer
The HoneyNet Project
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By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
The Honeypot Project ( http://project.honeynet.org ) has added fuel to the debate over which is more secure, Linux or Microsoft Windows. It found that unpatched Linux systems can be on the Internet for months before being successfully attacked, while Windows systems have been compromised in hours"