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Is there any virus attack on any of the current distributions of Linux?

if there is any, how was it solved? have they used any anti virus programs which are available now?

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have a look at unix.stackexchange.com/questions/2751/… –  Tshepang Dec 14 '10 at 9:47
    
Could someone change the title into a question? –  Johan Dec 14 '10 at 11:19
    
done..................... –  Renjith G Dec 14 '10 at 12:30

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There is a worm going around for an exim4 vulnerability in Debian: http://blog.bytemark.co.uk//2010/12/12/fresh-worm-food

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The article cited only hypothesizes that a worm will go around, in "a matter of days". –  Bruce Ediger Dec 14 '10 at 16:13

There has never been a single major virus epidemic affecting Linux hosts "in the wild". The vast majority of virus attacks on Linux are just theoretical, and the few that have actually been implemented have never been able to spread beyond a handful of hosts.

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