Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). OS X viruses? - General Discussion Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In OS X viruses? giaguara Posted: October 21, 2002 10:51PM in General Discussion edited January 2014 Has any of you seen ever a virus for OS X?(Or unix either) ? Comments Reply 1 of 5 alcimedes Posts: 5,486member October 21, 2002 10:53PM there are no OSX viruses as of yet, although there are Unix viruses. Reply 2 of 5 mrmister Posts: 1,095member October 22, 2002 1:05PM And since OSX makes up only ~20% of 5% of the market (or 1%) odds are...um...LOW that we will see viruses.Could happen, though, esp. if a UNIX-y one manages to work on X. Reply 3 of 5 giaguara Posts: 2,724member October 22, 2002 1:21PM ... so you think that virex, f-secure, norton ecc won't pay enough to the developers to create a mac os x - virus? Reply 4 of 5 defiant Posts: 4,876member October 22, 2002 3:02PM <img src="graemlins/bugeye.gif" border="0" alt="[Skeptical]" /> Reply 5 of 5 der kopf Posts: 2,275member October 22, 2002 4:16PM [quote]Originally posted by Mulattabianca:<strong>... so you think that virex, f-secure, norton ecc won't pay enough to the developers to create a mac os x - virus? </strong><hr></blockquote>it appears that you finally may have hit upon a profitable negocio, ihack. Sign In or Register to comment.