Re: Group thoughts on: Anti-virus tools
- Date: Sun, 10 Mar 2019 19:35:18 +0300
- From: Reco <recoverym4n@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Group thoughts on: Anti-virus tools
On Sun, Mar 10, 2019 at 04:32:42PM -0000, Curt wrote:
> On 2019-03-10, Richard Owlett <rowlett@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On 03/10/2019 10:20 AM, Reco wrote:
> >> Hi.
> >> On Sun, Mar 10, 2019 at 10:58:12AM -0400, deb wrote:
> >>> Starting assumption: I do want to run A/V.
> >>> [*SNIP*]
> >>> b. Does the list keep a ~ "pinned" answer for these kinds of questions?
> >> Not that I'm aware of. The thing is - instead of taking an insecure OS
> >> and building assorted kludges (in the form of anti-virus) around it,
> >> it's considered wise here to use a secure OS from the beginning.
> > Recommended reading list applicable to Debian?
> I thought he was saying the surest approach is not touching Windows with
> a ten foot pole,
You're aiming too low. Not touching any non-free OS with a ten foot pole
would be much more like it.
> for which I doubt there's a list to read.