PalmGear has recently advertised a Palm OS antivirus tool heavily. These programs came up approximately once a year and – as always – mainly benefit the manufacturer by making him rich. We covered Palm OS virii at TamsPalm’s more than once, and here are a few interesting articles:
Why Palm OS virii are rare and will stay so
This article looks at a simple and hardcore reason why the Palm OS is a bad platform for virii. Yeah, a few compaines have announced multitasking capability; but until their libraries get public, we should be safe..
Oh no – my Palm doesnt run antivirus software
This article looks at how rare Palm OS virii really are.
You DONT need an antivirus program for your Palm
I hope that this story is dead for another year…