Ben Jupp, a Sophos technical specialist who lives and breathes all-things Mac, Linux and Unix, ponders Apple's attitude to security. Over to you Ben..
Apple gets a pretty rough press when it comes to security and to be honest I think it's deserved. This isn't to say that I think Apple never thinks about security; in fact I think that that couldn't be further from the truth.
But does Apple really do enough?
Apples track record of security in operating systems hasn't been a great one. Mac OS 9 was never the internet-ready OS it should have been, and lagged behind Microsoft's offering at the time, Windows 98 SE