Why is Linux considered to be better protected against malware than other operating systems?

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Why is Linux considered to be better protected against malware than other operating systems?

  • customizable penetration and protection tools
  • fewer deployments
  • file system structure, file permissions, and user account restrictions
  • integrated firewall

Explanation: The Linux operating design including how the file system is structured, standard file permissions, and user account restrictions make Linux a better protected operating system. However, Linux still has vulnerabilities and can have malware installed that affects the operating system.

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