Are Macs becoming more vulnerable to malware?

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The biggest vulnerability to Macintosh computers is the belief among their devoted users that Apple’s (AAPL) superior operating system makes them immune to malware, experts say.

“Some Mac users have this perception that the Mac is free from hacks and that is completely wrong,” said Zheng Bu, senior director of research for Milpitas-based FireEye, which develops anti-malware products. Mac users, said Kevin Haley, Symantec director of product management for security response, “have let their guard down.”

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