It is because so few people use macs that no self-respecting virus author would
stoop so low as to waste his time, when only a few tens of people will get to see
how 'clever!' he/she is.
Much of the satisfaction comes from seeing so many people going off topic to warn
I can imagine there being an annual awards ceremony for the most
It's a sub-culture, maybe in the future archaeologists will be digging up artefacts
of our 'advanced' ? age.
(Note scarcely veiled attempt to get back on topic)
Like so much in the media, I often wonder if a little self imposed censorship, would
discourage those electronic terrorist. But then far more people would be at risk
Catch 22 ?
"D.C. Briscoe" wrote:
> Alternatively, migrate to an Apple Mac. I must have had 20 odd of these auto
> messages from various sources and all they do is just sit until I delete
> them. We do get viruses from time to time, but only a minute percentage of
> those for DOS/Windows.
> Yours ever