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  •  Really? Even if there are backdoors for the NSA (2+ / 0-)
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    Lisa Lockwood, cotterperson

    built into the kernel and possibly even the hardware (unless you are using a hackintosh)?  I am guessing nobody outside of Apple has even looked for kernel level backdoors.

    You have watched Faux News, now lose 2d10 SAN.

    by Throw The Bums Out on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 02:02:09 AM PDT

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    •  Come on, that borders on CT. Hardware backdoors? (1+ / 0-)
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      jdsnebraska

      If that were the case, then everyone would already be screwed given that Intel processors are pretty much in every desktop now, be it OS X, Windows, or Linux.  Finally, if you think there is something fishy wth Apple's Darwin kernel, the source code is there for you to verify, change, recompile etc.

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