Apple more secure than Windows NT?

While Apple users laud their systems as unbreakable pillars of security in a dangerous world, unsusceptible to the malware attacks that make life on Windows so hazardous, the headlines keep coming.

In August, the University of New South Wales was, no doubt, surprised to learn one of its Mac servers had been hijacked by baddies to host some malware disguised as a Microsoft patch. University system administrators interviewed by ZDNet Australia were puzzled -- the server was evidently running the latest version of OS X server. Apple more secure than Windows NT?: ZDNet Australia: News: Security

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 16th October 2006 10:23PM