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Old 20-10-06, 12:03 PM
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Apple Announces That Virus Shipped With Video IPods

Is your new Video iPod working ok? Apple has had a red face moment with a few of their new Video iPods getting out into circulation with a Windows virus attached. Surely, this kind of thing just shouldn't happen...where is the QC people? Feel free to comment on the article below...

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Old 20-10-06, 12:15 PM
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Ye I saw this. Most AV's should stop it and apparently it's only 1% of all video iPods.

Love their fault page tho!!

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As you might imagine, we are upset at Windows for not being more hardy against such viruses, and even more upset with ourselves for not catching it.
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Old 20-10-06, 12:42 PM
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this shouldnt effect the ipod itself, just the computer its linked to if its running windows right?
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Old 20-10-06, 12:51 PM
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That's correct mate

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Love their fault page tho
ROFL yeah agreed. I guess they've got to expect it though. As soon as they design something that interacts with a Windows based machine, they're open to attack.
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Old 20-10-06, 01:39 PM
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As you might imagine, we are upset at Windows for not being more hardy against such viruses
Erm yer, lets blame windows for your retarded **** up.
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