Is Windows inherently more vulnerable to malware attacks than OS X?
It took an attack on a Windows production server, not devotion to Apple, to put that provocative title on this entry. The attack I encountered occasioned a re-examination of a common question: Is Windows more vulnerable to malware than OS X? I've encountered no clearer or more definitive proof point than this attack. To set the stage, I'll describe the malware's methods.
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