I just posted the article Windows malware targets iPad owners.
A classic e-mail scam has been given a new twist, attempting to wreak havoc on gullible iPad owners with Windows PCs.
Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/windows-malware-targets-ipad-owners-29154/](http://www.myce.com/news/windows-malware-targets-ipad-owners-29154/)
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Just a matter of time before someone starts writing code targeted directly at iPads. When that day comes, I will scream with glee like a little girl. The iPad is an an abomination. Better tablets are already here, with more on the way. Repent, early adopters. Repent.
One of the few times I agree with you whole heartedly.
Virus/malware writers have employed social engineering methods to trick people into installing malware or divulging login information for a long time now. I'm not surprised to see that they are now targetting popular trends/devices with their malicious campaigns.
The other times being halfheartedly?
So, what the heck does the windows message have to do with the ipad? Why would they get a message from windows saying that their ipad needs an update? I must be missing something here.
^ simply social engineering. I guess, people who do not own an iPad get that message also
Aww come on guys, what's wrong with the iPad? If all you use it for is listening to music, surfing the web or reading e-books, then it works.
My only gripe about Apple is the lack of anti-virus programs. At least I haven't found any for Apple stuff.