Mac or PC is the safest? See what a hacker have to tell

Posted: April 17, 2010 in Uncategorized
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Famous hacker Marc Maiffret, now chief security architect at FireEye, says Windows is more secure than Mac.

Speaking about Apple Maiffret said, “It’s even a little scarier with them because they try to market themselves as more secure than the PC, that you don’t have to worry about viruses, etc. Anytime there’s been a hacking contest, within a few hours someone’s found a new Apple vulnerability. If they were taking it seriously, they wouldn’t claim to be more secure than Microsoft because they are very much not. And the Apple community is pretty ignorant to the risks that are out there as it relates to Apple. The reason we don’t see more attacks out there compared to Microsoft is because their market share isn’t near what Microsoft’s is.”

You can read much more in his interview with CNET at the link below…

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