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post #11 of 210
It scares me that Apple could literally buy out a security company. Sure it would protect them, but any one corporation this large will always scare me.

Wonder what Linux has to say about this tongue.gif
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post #12 of 210
They haven't been doing anything besides adapting the newest kernels to the OS in terms of security, so I'm not surprised.
   
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post #13 of 210
10 years behind they may be but for a company that has literally billions of of dollars sitting in the bank doing nothing I don't think it'll be a problem tbh..
post #14 of 210
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10 years behind they may be but for a company that has literally billions of of dollars sitting in the bank doing nothing I don't think it'll be a problem tbh..

That money's not going to mean anything when nobody's buying their OS due to a lack of security.
post #15 of 210
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That money's not going to mean anything when nobody's buying their OS due to a lack of security.

I don't think the day when people don't buy Apple's OS (or their computers that come bundled with it) because of their lack of security, is gonna be any day soon now.
I mean, yes, there are a few virusses for Macs, but it's still nothing in comparison to Windows, and it's still nothing to put Apple's security in doubt. At least, so I think.
 
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post #16 of 210
Its not that i hate apple, (i own ipad and many different ipods over the years and run Snow leopard in a VM for testing) it is the attitude i feel the company and users have and the perception of people buying products that gets me into a hulk rage

In my nearly 5 Years being a technology salesperson i was asked this week by a customer in the software section if i had any Anti-Virus software for his Mac. I was a little dumbfounded.

I know Trend does and i think Symantec does on there website for those interested.
EDIT: yeah they do. i would imagine this page would be getting a little more traffic these days. after recent events.
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I really F-in hope some a bad ass virus comes and destroys MACs. i'm tired of all these pompous pricks that think they are cool cause they have MACs

I agree; I find inspiration in your post. The day will come, I promise you that. We just have to wait and then sit back and laugh.
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More viruses are being developed for Microsoft/Windows because they're used by the majority is people so this isn't that surprising, but 10 years...that's a lot.
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post #19 of 210
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Originally Posted by E-Peen View Post

That money's not going to mean anything when nobody's buying their OS due to a lack of security.

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post #20 of 210
Quote:
Originally Posted by E-Peen View Post

That money's not going to mean anything when nobody's buying their OS due to a lack of security.

 

In 10 years, Apple will probably advertise having MORE malware as an "innovative" feature and a lot of people will still be buying Macs. laugher.gif

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