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Re: [News] Indian Prime Minister's Office Dumps Windows for GNU/Linux After Virus Attack

Roy Schestowitz wrote:

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> [ilugd] PM Office switches to Open Source Mailing Solution
> ,----[ Quote ]
> | Just read it this morning in TOI at page 7. PM Office has migrated to
> | Linux based mailing solution. Its a great achievent for the Open Source
> | Community in India.
> | 
> | Here goes the complete report
> | 
> | BUGGED Virus gripped PMO?s email for 3 months
> | New Delhi: Email system of the Prime Minister?s Office was under the
> | grip of a computer virus for three months last year forcing officials to
> | replace the software. The technical glitch plagued the email
> | communication system of the PMO, which was based on the Microsoft
> | Outlook Express, from February to April in 2008.
> `----
> http://www.mail-archive.com/ilugd%40lists.linux-delhi.org/msg24356.html


So what every prime minister uses Out Look?
Boy those idiots DESERVE to be infected.

If government departments and politicians haven't heard of open
source and the better security that it provides
then they deserve everything they get.

I mean if the US military trusts open source and the methologies employed
through open source, then what makes politicians think they know

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