Posted by: Anonymous
on February 18, 2008 10:52 PM
[QUOTE]Since many viruses spread via Usenet binaries, this can be a good thing.[/QUOTE]
You mean viruses can be spread by executable binaries downloaded from usenet, don't you? It's not possible afaik to get virus from say a jpeg file.
And the vast majority of genuine viral threats are for Windows, not Linux.