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Why Linux Software Will Most Likely Always Be Safer

Safety on the computer has become a very difficult issue. With viruses and malware that either harm your computer or steal your information is common place. It’s not out of the ordinary for the average user connected to the internet to have more than a few issues with spyware and viruses on their system. Linux software currently adds more security for the average user. Even if the operating system was more popular, it would still have more security.
One of the claims is that Linux is only secure because very few viruses and malware are written for it. It is true that there are only a few viruses and versions of malware for Linux. Even if there were tons like on Windows, Linux still has the advantage.
First of all, there is administrative security. In order for anything to be installed to the system, a password must be typed in. …