This article is from the Viruses and the Mac FAQ, by David Harley D.Harley@icrf.icnet.uk with numerous contributions by others.
The focus on these two groups tends to be IBM-compatible, but Mac
issues are certainly aired. Alt.comp.virus is unmoderated, and the
quality of the advice and opinions aired there is very variable -
there are many reputable and expert posters, and many mischievous
and misleading contributions. Caveat lector.... comp.virus lies
dormant for years at a time, but is well worth watching when there's