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Re: Help! Grub is broken

On Thu, 19 Mar 2009 02:50:29 -0700
Thorny <thorntreehome@gmail.com> wrote:


> A simple answer is that Linux "virus" exist as a proof-of-concept, there
> aren't any "in the wild". If you think about it, there isn't a mechanism
> for propagation. You don't run as root do you? You can find out lots more
> about the concept with your favourite search engine.

While they aren't common, certainly relative to those that infect
Windows systems, I'm not sure that "there aren't any "in the wild"" is
completely correct:


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