Spyware Sucks
“There is no magic fairy dust protecting Macs" – Dai Zovi, author of “The Mac Hacker’s Handbook"

Hands up who HASN’T done something like this at some time or other during their IT career?

June 20th 2014 in Uncategorized

…says me, smiling:


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Want proof? Check this report out http://threatpost.com/research-project-pays-people-to-download-run-executables/106773
To summarise… “To most participants, the value extracted from the software (access to
free music or screen savers) trumped the potentially dangerous security
compromises and privacy invasions they had facilitated,”
How disappointing 🙁 

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