Is Microsoft Outlook more vulnerable to viruses?

Discussion in 'OT Technology' started by crossfaded, May 7, 2003.

  1. crossfaded

    crossfaded Guest

    It seems ever since I've been using Outlook Express on my work's computer... viruses collect quite often. However, on my other computer, where I don't use Outlook Express... there's never a problem.
  2. knightm3

    knightm3 Guest

  3. DatacomGuy

    DatacomGuy is moving to Canada

    Oct 14, 2002
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    No, not necessarily. It depends on how everything is setup.

    Lotus could be just as vulnerable..
  4. TotalEclipse

    TotalEclipse Guest

    It isn't that Microsoft products all around are that much less secure (especially with their new products). It is just that a LOT more people are spending a LOT more time trying to hack them. When you use the most popular software, unfortunately, that is the result. It becomes a target for every script kiddie and moron.

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