13 May 2012 maragato   » (Master)

Reshared post from Andre Nantel

Andre Nantel originally shared this post:

And so it begins. The most malicious version requires that you input your administrator password but a low level infection is possible simply by visiting a malicious web site with a Java-enabled browser.

The following web page includes a couple of simple Terminal commands (Steps 1 and 8) that can tell you if your Mac is infected.

http://www.f-secure.com/v-descs/trojan-downloader_osx_flashback_i.shtml

More than 600,000 Macs infected with Flashback botnet

Russian antivirus company says half the computers infected with malware designed to steal personal information are in the U.S. — with 274 located in Cupertino. Read this blog post by Steven Musil on …

Syndicated 2012-04-05 13:14:37 from ~robteix

Latest blog entries     Older blog entries

New Advogato Features

New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.

Keep up with the latest Advogato features by reading the Advogato status blog.

If you're a C programmer with some spare time, take a look at the mod_virgule project page and help us with one of the tasks on the ToDo list!