And let's say Apple did fix it by disallowing content that crashes the "codec" on a PC.
Now would users be any happier? Remember that Apple does not supply that software (same for Microsoft) so here's the problem. How to solve this?
Yes, I'm very aware of this issue, it's been with us for over a decade. If you want to discuss it that's OK but it is a shame that folk think it is a MSFT or Apple issue.