A bit OT - Urban Myths?

Paul Robinson paul at iconoplex.co.uk
Wed Jul 16 17:05:59 BST 2003

On Wed, Jul 16, 2003 at 04:58:33PM +0100, Pete French wrote:

> > The myth that Unix OSes have no virii for them is not true I'm afraid.  
> > There's this lot:
> heh - I'll claim 'typo' and say I missed off the 'm' in front of 'any' ;-)
> > http://www.sophos.com/virusinfo/analyses/index_unixworm.html

It's not that bad to be honest. A few, and they're mostly worms or for OSes 
we don't run - SunOS? Who the hell is still running SunOS?
> > I respect my parents. I don't expect them to be useful though. :-) 
> I love your world - it has no notable virii and no legacy systems to
> support either. How do I get a job like that ?

Lie. Convincingly.

Paul Robinson

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