View Full Version : [all variants] Is the "ubuntu security" thread still valid?

June 22nd, 2011, 12:37 AM
Hi, I woud just like to know if this thread is still valid and up-to-date.

It says on the bottom: "Last edited by bodhi.zazen; April 7th, 2008 at 06:57 PM.."

Please don't get upset if this is a dumb question.:(

June 22nd, 2011, 02:52 AM
Yes most of that information is entirely valid.

If you are unsure about some of the specific information, search that separately on the forums or in google, but generally the answer to your question is YES.

June 22nd, 2011, 06:12 AM
Yes most of that information is entirely valid.


And no, it's not a dumb question.

June 22nd, 2011, 06:16 AM
+1 to the above answers. Over the past 15+ years I've found linux very secure. I've not been hacked or had any virus. I've been using Ubuntu as my only OS since 2006 and have had no problems with security.

June 22nd, 2011, 07:29 AM
+1 great stuff. only the rkhunter linkage gives a: This page has been deleted. The deletion log for the page is provided below for reference. ( 05:07, August 24, 2009 ThorstenStaerk (Talk | contribs) deleted "Rootkit Hunter")