Mac vs. PC Security In One Sentence
If you follow Information Security at all or have been part of a PC vs. Mac discussion at any level, you’ve probably come across the timeless question of:
Well, there’s an analogy from renowned security researcher Charlie Miller that elegantly captures the answer in a single sentence:
In other words, less security with less exposure (OS X) vs. more security with more exposure (Windows).
In short, having a secure operating system and being safe are two different things. Exposure matters. So even though Windows is technically more resistant to attack, people using it are still less safe than if they were to use OS X. ::