Date of prediction: 2010-12-28

Apple devices will become a common attack target in 2011, predicts McAfee, a company that happens to sell an antivirus product for Mac OS X:

“The popularity of iPads and iPhones in business environments, combined with the lack of user understanding of proper security for these devices, will increase the risk for data and identity exposure, and will make Apple botnets and Trojans a common occurrence.”

(Security Bytes: McAfee: Attackers to target Apple in 2011,
McAfee: 2011 Threats Predictions)

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