|Quoting KROC (Reply 1):|
Like the article said, Windows because of its size and prestige is a favorite target of hackers, so no matter what improvements Microsoft makes, there are thousands of people out there trying to find some way to get through all the new security protection and they will.
|Quoting Ctbarnes (Reply 2):|
I heard about this on NPR a few days ago. They also interviewed someone from McAfee who said the threat can be minimized by keeping your antivirus and anti-spyware software up to date, as these software companies have now put out virus and/or spyware definitions to identify and trap them.
|Quoting Klaus (Reply 3):|
And this is a duplicate thread: Why I Am Glad I Have A Mac (by APFPilot1985 Jan 3 2006 in Non Aviation)
Not that the current horror didn't merit some extra attention...