[LINK] Perspective on security! [was: Security efforts hindered by untrained users]

Marghanita da Cruz marghanita at ramin.com.au
Fri Feb 1 16:21:33 EST 2008

Craig Sanders wrote:
> users don't and won't choose unix, any more than they choose Windows.
> they use what comes with their computer, bundled with it.  Even Mac
> users don't choose unix, they choose a Mac and it happens to come with
> unix.
> not 100% of users, of course, but most of them.
> they don't care about the OS. for the most part, they just want email &
> web & basic office apps.  
> BTW, for those who only need those things (and don't need the latest 3D
> games), they're actually better off with one of the modern Linux distros
> like Ubuntu - it will do everything they need without fuss or hassle.

There is ofcourse the Zonbu/EEPC (linux/webbased) paradigm shift taking place 
right now.

Having had some recent involvement with implementing VoIP it seems we have moved 
forward. PCs are now like telephones and telephones like PCs.

Marghanita da Cruz
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