[lug] Emulation vulnerabilities?

Samartha Deva blug-receive at mtbwr.net
Thu Sep 27 08:13:07 MDT 2001

>So I have an entirely naive question to ask:
>Does the fact that Wine emulates windows, and will allow users to run
>MSOffice within the Linux environment, make the machine vulnerable to the
>various Outlook email viruses out there?


>Anyone have any idea about this?

with SirCam
they do:


there is a thread in Slashdot:


where one post (further down, score 4) says, it's a dud.


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