Monday, May 14, 2012
Kaspersky exec calls Mac OS "really vulnerable"
The Macintosh is an impenetrable fortress of malware-free computing, right? In recent years, we’ve certainly seen that image eroded a bit, thanks to a number of nasty outbreaks. And if you listen to Nikolay Grebennikov, the CTO of security software maker Kasperksy, things have the potential to be much worse. The executive told British site Computing that the company was invited to improve Cupertino’s security, only to discover that, “Mac OS is really vulnerable.” Grebennikov also had some rather unfortunate news for all the iPad and iPhone owners out there, telling the site, “Our experience tells us that in the near future, perhaps in a year or so, we will see the first malware targeting iOS.
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