FreeBSD and User Security
wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Thu Jun 12 18:35:09 UTC 2008
> But it is far from moot if you are interested in the actual threat against
> your system. In a sense, using a less popular OS is a form of "security by
> obscurity" which is not to be heavily relied on, but still it does make a
> real, practical, difference in the case that you described.
FreeBSD is "unfortunately" quite popular OS, but yes - much less popular
than linux, not to mention windoze.
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