$10K hack challenge winner says Vista's code more secure than Mac's


Dino Dai Zovi, the New York based security researcher who took home $10,000 in a highly publicized MacBook Pro hijack on April 20, has been at the center of a week's worth of controversy about the security of Apple Inc.'s operating system.

In an e-mail interview with ComputerWorld, Dai Zovi talked about how finding vulnerabilities is like fishing, the chances that someone else will stumble on the still-unpatched bug, and what operating system -- Windows Vista or Mac OS X -- is the sturdiest when it comes to security. $10K hack challenge winner says Vista's code more secure than Mac's

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