Apple’s reputation for software security a ‘myth’: expert – Technology & Science – CBC News


Once again Apple’s marketing about never having viruses or vulnerabilities is challenged by market share statistics and reality.

“People in general feel, ‘It’s Apple, so it’s secure’,” says Brian Bourne, co-founder of Toronto’s annual SecTor cybersecurity conference.

“Whereas the truth is that Apple operates within the same bounds as every other software provider, so they’re just as likely to have security vulnerabilities as anybody else.”

Apple’s reputation for software security a 'myth': expert – Technology & Science – CBC News.

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