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Why hackers prefer Linux

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Yes, the title is deliberately ambiguous... but it is accurate in both common uses of the word 'hacker'. The article, however, talks about only one side of my title's claim.
Nine out of ten digital desperados choose a Unix flavor for their attack boxes. You don't have to wear a black hat to understand why

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Why worry about what black hats use? Because if black hat hackers use a tool, it's likely to be flexible, robust, extensible, and secure. And you don't have to be bad to want good tools.
(here are some digital art framed prints)
 read more | mail this link | score:7339 | -Ray, December 1, 2001 (Updated: April 26, 2012)
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