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When It Comes to Security, Openness Isn't Always a Virtue - Con: Joe Brockmeier

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http://www.linuxinsider.com – The question of security is one that has plagued proponents of proprietary and open source software alike for as long as there has been a choice. Is free and open source software more secure by virtue of all the many pairs of eyes that can see the code, identify vulnerabilities and fix them? Or is "security through obscurity" the safer route for the way it keeps the code hidden, out of the reach of those with a malicious intent? Joe Brockmeier, GNOME PR team lead and former openSUSE community manager for Novell, makes the case th (General)