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Apple Hires Hacker Who Rescued Windows Vista From Security Bugs

Apple Hires Hacker Who Rescued Windows Vista From Security Bugs

Hackers have long preferred to focus their attacks on Microsoft’s operating systems over the years, but there have been signs that they’re starting to target OS X as well. With the threat of security attacks looming in the background Apple has decided they need to get help from the very hackers that know how to exploit their software.

To help lock down its security issues, Apple has hired the same noted computer security researcher, and former hacker, who helped Microsoft fix Window Vista’s security bugs.

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