Apple Flashback Botnet – Over half million Macs infected

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Botnets are starting to target and spread to other environments as noted below: Apple – Large botnet of 600K+ Macs infected http://www.pcworld.com/article/253270/600000_infected_macs_found_in_botnet.html http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-501465_162-57409904-501465/over-600000-macs-infected-with-flashback-botnet-patch-released/ http://blogs.computerworld.com/19989/biggest_apple_botnet_discovered_600k_macs_infected QUOTE: A Mac trojan horse spotted by security analysts since last year has infected more than 600,000 Apple computers, says Dr. Web, a Russian antivirus vendor. Apple only patched the vulnerability […]

Facebook – Fake Credit Card requests circulating

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Facecrooks security shares a warning related to malware attacks that present credit card forms for users to fill out in the Facebook environment.  These attacks should be avoided.  [Malware Alert] Beware of Rogue Forms Asking for Credit Card Info http://facecrooks.com/Scam-Watch/malware-alert-beware-of-rogue-forms-asking-for-credit-card-info.html QUOTE: Trusteer researchers released the details of a sophisticated new malware attack targeting Facebook users. […]


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