Are Macs safer than PCs?
Mikko Hypponen, Chief Research Officer at F-Secure, put it very well when he said that, proportionally, the Flashback Trojan was as widespread amongst Macs as the notorious Conficker worm had been amongst Windows-based PCs.
"Flashback would now have infected 1% of Macs, making Flashback roughly as common for Mac as Conficker was for Windows" macworld.com/article/116625…
Mikko Hypponen (@mikko) April 06, 2012
The attack has left a lingering question: how secure are Apple Macs?