Apple Flashback Trojan infection shows weekend decline

The Flashback Trojan could be on the wane despite infecting as many as 50,000 Apple computers in the UK at its peak, an analysis of the malware’s bot traffic by Kaspersky Lab has concluded. Kaspersky’s peak infection numbers were 670,000, it said, a verification of the roughly 600,000 figure put…

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Flashback Malware for Mac Changes Infection Tactic

A new variant of the password-stealing Flashback malware aimed at Apple computers has emerged, which tries to install itself after a user visits an infected website, according to new research. Flashback, discovered by security vendor Intego last September, is engineered to steal passwords for websites, including financial sites. Since its…

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Flashback Malware for Mac Changes Infection Tactic

A new variant of the password-stealing Flashback malware aimed at Apple computers has emerged, which tries to install itself after a user visits an infected website, according to new research. Flashback, discovered by security vendor Intego last September, is engineered to steal passwords for websites, including financial sites. Since its…

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Flashback Malware for Mac Changes Infection Tactic

A new variant of the password-stealing Flashback malware aimed at Apple computers has emerged, which tries to install itself after a user visits an infected website, according to new research. Flashback, discovered by security vendor Intego last September, is engineered to steal passwords for websites, including financial sites. Since its…

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