Husse wrote:@ myspacecommassergio
You are right but if you install a .deb package as root you invite the package into your system
ikey wrote:I have noticed a culture of 'selective reading' among newer users recently. i.e. they want results instantly
so will take the quickest path to...
ikey wrote:A chain is only as strong as its weakest link, so they say. I think Linux users should still be aware that any system
is still fallible in some way or other. Just because Linux is fundamentally more secure, this does not mean that
users should throw all caution to the wind.
Or as the saying goes: the most common source of computer failure is between the keyboard and the chair...
Madel wrote:anyone how knows how to program can create a malicious program and make it a .deb file.
it's up to the users stupidity to install such untrusted program.(same applies to all other operating systems)
though, it's from gnome's site, which makes most user think it's safe.
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