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    Question are linux have virus?


    hi all
    are os linux can be infect with virus or Trojan?

    please any information help me

    regard

    vip

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    Sure, it's possible, but it's rarely seen and I've never personally encountered a virus under Linux during the 10 years that I've been running it.
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    An oldie but goodie that explains it well.
    Linux vs. Windows Viruses ? The Register
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    hi thanks for great informations about that matter

    can any one give example for viruses that attack linux os

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    You can find some potential malware for Linux mentioned in this article at wikipedia:

    Linux malware - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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