First iPod virus deemed completely harmless


Security vendor Kaspersky Labs claims to have detected the first virus designed to infect iPod media players.

But the security vendor was quick to point out that malware only affects iPods where the user has replaced Apple's custom iPod operating system with Linux. One could therefore argue that the malware is a Linux virus rather than an iPod threat. First iPod virus deemed completely harmless - vnunet.com

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 10th April 2007 2:13AM