Mac Users Now Being Targeted Print
Monday, 10 August 2009 19:24
It would seem that Apple computers aren't invulnerable after all, as so many os their users seem to think they are. True, they are a lot less susceptible to viruses and trjoans only because hackers haven't been writing code for them--hackers go for the larger market, which is still computers running Windows. But this little chunk of news from Sophos, one of the leading companie battleing security threats like computer viruses, shows that hackers are now starting to pay a little more attention to Macs. Now that so many uses have switched over to Macs, we may well start seeing more of these episodes: Boobytrapped images pose threat to Mac users, warns Apple.