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Old 07-22-2011, 03:20 AM   #9
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Exclamation Re: the lack of free software in specialized areas
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Originally Posted by ReadOnly View Post
Because most of the malware won't have a chance if you are install security updates and don't use administrative account as a default one while working.
This is pretty much true these days. There are operating system exploits, but it's become increasingly difficult to go that route.

Windows used to be easily exploited, but that's not the case now. Not because of great security, but because they've brought it up to par.

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Because there is no point in having botnet on Mac if you can have it on Windows.
Perhaps, but if you can have it on Macs too, then you might as well, right?
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