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Windows 7: do not help with Mac malware

27 May 2011   #11
n0th1n9

Vista HP, Vista Ultimate, XP Pro, Seven Ultimate x2
 
 

If Apple takes initiative to resolve this problem that means Apple would have to admit that they are not as secure as they claim to be; which of course would be heresy to the religion of cRapple.
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27 May 2011   #12
johnwillyums

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Everyone sounds so gleeful and overjoyed that mac users are not just personality disordered rich people but now have malware problems, just like we do.
Surely the fact that they're being targeted is a measure of their success (and they can't all be mental).
But also, it's a bit undignified ain't it?
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27 May 2011   #13
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by johnwillyums View Post
Surely the fact that they're being targeted is a measure of their success
Possibly. It could also be a feather in a malware writers bragging hat.

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But also, it's a bit undignified ain't it?
After many, many years of "Macs don't get viruses" being listed in the top three reasons why Windows suck and Mac rocks arguments, it's hard not to partake in a little schadenfreude.
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