I’m sorry for not realising this myself when I wrote about whether you really need anti-virus on your Mac on the blog yesterday.
It turns out that Apple’s advice for the millions of Mac users out there to run anti-virus software is not new advice at all. If you dig around on the internet archive’s Wayback machine at web.archive.org, you can find evidence that Apple originally published this advice (albeit in a slightly different form, and at a different url) as far back as June 2007.
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.
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