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internetnews.com: First 'Real' iPod Virus Rears Its Head

Apr 07, 2007, 16:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andy Patrizio)

"It just goes to show nothing is safe. Late last year, some TomTom GPS devices were infected with a pair of low-grade Windows viruses. The iPod also found itself infected with a similar low-risk virus late last year as well.

"But neither of those two were a threat to the device or users. Both viruses got onto the machines during the manufacturing process and would not run on the device's native operating system. However, a newly discovered virus for the iPod does indeed run on the iPod..."

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