operating systems – Are passwords stored in memory safe? – IT Security

See on Scoop.itData Nerd’s Corner

Carla Gentry CSPO‘s insight:

Historically, computers were mainframes where a lot of distinct users launched sessions and process on the same physical machine. Unix-like systems (e.g. Linux), but also VMS and its relatives (and this family includes all Windows of the NT line, hence 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8…), have been structured in order to support the mainframe model

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