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New Apple Mac Trojan Called OSX/Crisis Discovered

This threat may run on Leopard 10.5, but it has a usually crashes. It does not run on Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion). _______ Intego has discovered a new Trojan called OSX/Crisis. This threat is a dropper which creates

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Two More Mac Trojans, But Minimal Risk

The first one is known as Backdoor.OSX.SabPub.a. Like the common Flashback, this new threat was more than likely spread through Java exploits on Websites, and allows for remote control of affected systems. It is about one month old. It may have only

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Remove Mac Flashback Trojan: Java Exploit

What it does: Trojan-Downloader:OSX/Flashback.I connects to a remote site to download its payload; on successful infection, the malware modifies targeted webpages displayed in the web browser. Removal: Caution: Manual disinfection is a risky process; it is recommended only for advanced

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Flashback Mac Trojan Horse Infections Increasing with New Variant

Recently reported a new variant of the Flashback Trojan Horse which is using new techniques to infect Macs. Since then, there have been discovered a number of samples of this latest variant, Flashback.G, and have seen evidence that many Mac users have

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