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post #61 of 67
I will laugh when more rogue anti-virus programs are done for os x.

I would have thought there would be more about now because of the "Click here to buy our software to remove these viruses".

The makers of the rogue anti-virus will soon realize that they can get a ton of money out of the apple crowd.

Maybe someday the apple users will realize that their OS security is like some bad tasting Swiss cheese. ( I doubt it though)
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post #62 of 67
Sweet. Even the creation of malware on macs are a fun, intuitive and simple point-and-click experience.
    
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post #63 of 67
I thought something would have to be shot at and stop a bullet first before being considered bullet proof...maybe I am bullet proof too.
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post #64 of 67
They were never bulletproof. The fact is, Microsoft Windows owns the market, therefore malware/virus creators are going to target the majority. It only makes sense that as Mac popularity increases, volatile software for the Mac also increases.
    
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post #65 of 67
dind't know that it was possible to buy a kit that can help create malware, and for 1,000$ o.O
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post #66 of 67
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Originally Posted by Kedas View Post
dind't know that it was possible to buy a kit that can help create malware, and for 1,000$ o.O
You can rent botnets, buy customizable viruses, or order database of personal information on the blackmarket.
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post #67 of 67
Macs were never bulletproof...
    
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