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Old 01-13-2018, 11:17 AM   #1 (permalink)
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New Malware Targets Mac OSX

Stealthy OSX/MaMi malware discovered targeting Macs
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Old 01-15-2018, 07:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Interestingly current anti-virus programs can not detect this (even though it is a rather simple test) so yet another reason to validate my not running a-v software and just practicing safe computing.
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Old 01-15-2018, 11:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Strictly speaking this is a payload, a component of a malware system... you need to have a separate exploit to insert it.
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