Many people think that the security of Mac OS platform is much higher than that of Windows platform, but is it true!
On February 12, Malwarebytes, an anti-virus software developer, released a 2020 malware prediction report. According to the data, the average number of attacks per MAC is much higher than that of windows PC.
The Malwarebytes report shows that,In 2019, the number of threats detected at each endpoint is as high as 11 for Mac, far higher than 5.8 for windows PC.In 2018, the figure was just 4.8, an increase of 230% in just one year. In the same period, the number of threats detected on Windows platform only increased by 1% year on year.
Among all threats, advertising software plays a leading role, while Trojan malware is on the decline. But consumers can't take it lightly. The harm of Trojan horse is much higher than that of advertising software, and it's hard to be found and cleared.