Is Free Software Secure?


Ade Malsasa Akbar <>

I am not a security expert, I am just a regular user of GNU/Linux operating systems. I want to revive this blog again with much more intense free software awareness materials than before. And in this article I want to explain in a very simple way why free software is secure to non-technical users of GNU/Linux and free software.

I want to emphasize generally two questions here, “is free software secure?” and “is nonfree software secure?” to give any newcomer in GNU/Linux community understand why they need to reject nonfree software because of its insecurity nature. Continue reading