posted by Thom Holwerda on Mon 1st May 2006 16:02 UTC
"Daines was browsing the Web when he clicked on a series of links that promised pictures of an unreleased update to his computerís operating system. Instead, a window opened on the screen and strange commands ran as if the machine was under the control of someone - or something - else. Daines was the victim of a computer virus. Such headaches are hardly unusual on PCs running Windows. Daines, however, was using a Mac - a machine often touted as being immune to such risks." Remember boys and girls, this story is published on MSNBC.