Malware Hits The Mac

  Malware Hits The Mac CUPERTINO, Ca. – What a McAfee security expert calls a “nasty” piece of malware, Puper, has hit Apple Macintosh computers with a thud. Michigan Technology News, the online source for Michigan’s technology business

ViewPoint Media Player now does shady spyware tatics.

I was reading the Great Lakes I.T. Report and saw a local company is doing a street level 3D map of Makinaw Island (Michigan) I installed ViewPoint to see it. This morning I un-locked my computer and saw a update for it. I did not read the update box, and trusted it. Sure enough it installed their toolbar which causes IE to crash everytime it closes, and when open suck the resources out of my PC. I went to end task IExplorer.exe cause it did not respond to the red X and it was using 128 megs or ram. I … Continue reading ViewPoint Media Player now does shady spyware tatics.