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QuickPoll: Has the MacDefender scareware diminished the Mac's security luster?

May 25, 2011 01:41 PM ET

After taking criticism for not publicly responding, Apple has promised an update for Mac OS X that will delete MacDefender -- the first professional-looking scareware to target Macs -- and warn when people first download the bogus program. Has MacDefender diminished the Mac's security luster?

 

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