* Posts by Paul 116

2 posts • joined 2 Oct 2013

Munich considers dumping Linux for ... GULP ... Windows!

Paul 116

Outlook IS an amazing piece of work. Anyone who dismisses it has never ventured into the more hidden features. It was one of the things I could not find any replacement for on Linux. These days I just run Windows in a VM.

Hackers just POURING through unpatched Internet Explorer zero-day hole

Paul 116

You can be *literal* about wording if you'd like. The fact is VM-breaking exploits are much rarer than browser exploits or even OS exploits. It's unlikely any infection you manage to pick up while browsing (and even that's unlikely if you're careful) would be able to break out.

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