Stephen Slaughter on 23 May 2011 13:08:45 -0700
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[PLUG] Microsoft's Many Eyeballs?
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What do you folks think about this article?
Is it true that open source code is reviewed by many fewer eyes than we might think?
I'm dubious about the opinion of this article (i.e. proprietary code from Microsoft is more secure) considering it was written by a Microsoft developer; however, people who think Linux is more secure are usually Linux developers and enthusiasts.
Can anyone point me to an impartial opinion on this subject?
"We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.”
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