"It's not a matter of which platform the virus originated [on]. The fact that it's found on the portable player means that there's an issue with how the quality checks, specifically the content check, was done," Poon wrote in a blog entry
Some have gone so far as to say that Apple needs to take “Security 101” before they start pointing fingers:
"That Apple would blame Microsoft demonstrates a lack of understanding of remedial security and manufacturing processes. Virus was only a symptom of the problem. Apple didn't know what they were shipping," Abrams said.
Interesting. There's no reaction from Apple yet on these criticisms, though many of them do have a point. Can you blame the tools, or must you blame yourself?