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Dissected: A dropper-as-a-service miscreants pay to push their malware onto potentially 1,000s of victims

Ken Hagan Gold badge

"Even so, the fact that most, if not all, Linux users do not work with an admin account, something that is virtually impossible to do on Windows without an IT department to manage things"

Really, this no harder on Windows than on Linux, and hasn't been for many, many years.

The big problem is that 99% of the population do not understand the need for having separate accounts for normal and admin use. If there was *one thing* worth teaching the nation's schoolchildren about IT then this is probably it.

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