The First Mac Virus

MSNBC: "He and at least one other person who clicked on the links were infected by what security experts call the first-ever virus for Mac OS X, the operating system that has shipped with every Mac sold since 2001 and has survived virtually unscathed from the onslaught of malware unleashed on the Internet in recent years." - Popularity seems to breed this sort of behavior. Windows was tremendously popular when the script kiddies started their attacks. I'm sure we'll see a few more of these, and if Linux ever gains in desktop popularity, I'm sure we'll see one there as well.

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