updated 12:35 pm EDT, Fri September 24, 2004
Mac vs. Windows security
USA Today columnist Kevin Maney has written a follow up to his last article on Windows security. "The message I get is that people are . They are increasingly willing to consider other options. And, for whatever reasons, Apple Computer's Macintosh and Linux-based computers hardly get infected or invaded at all. My in-box is proof that hackers and virus writers know no bounds. They are filling Windows computers worldwide with pop-up ads and spyware, which can steal information from your hard drive. They're sending out viruses that outright destroy PCs, often taking out valuable digital files with it."