1. News
    September 20th, 2013 by John P Mello Jr CSO
    Mac Trojan linked to Syrian Electronic Army shuttered

    Shortly after it was discovered by security researchers, a rogue network linking Apple computers through a Mac Trojan had its nerve centre shut down....

  2. News
    July 17th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    New digitally signed Mac malware uses right-to-left filename trick

    A new piece of digitally signed spyware for Mac OS X uses a special Unicode character in its file name to hide its real file extension from users...

  3. News
    March 18th, 2013 by Matthew Finnegan
    Sophisticated Trojan horses target banks, Symantec says

    The financial sector is under threat from increasingly sophisticated malware attacks a Symantec report has claimed, with many security solutions ineffective...

  4. News
    February 2nd, 2013 by Karen Haslam
    Apple bans Java from Macs, leaving many businesses out in the cold

    Apple has bared Java from running on Macs, leaving companies that rely on Java plug-ins out in the cold. Apple blocked Java 7 Update 11 by adding...

  5. News
    December 5th, 2012 by Jeremy Kirk
    New ‘Dockster’ malware targets Apple computers

    A new piece of malicious software targeted at Apple users has been found on a website dedicated to the Dalai Lama, but one security vendor is labelling...

  6. Help
    September 1st, 2012 by Rich Mogull
    Java security threats: What you need to know

    First, the bad news. Once again, Mac users are at risk due to a flaw in Java, similar to the one that enabled the Flashback Trojan. Even worse, there...

  7. News
    July 25th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    New Mac Trojan discovered

    A new Apple Mac Trojan, ‘OSX/Crisis’ has been discovered by Apple software security company Intego that will install itself without a password...

  8. News
    July 6th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Apple removes Russian iOS App after Trojan Horse found

    Kaspersky has reported after being contacted, that a new malicious app made it’s way onto Apple’s App Store, that was sending SMS spam...

  9. Blogs
    June 8th, 2012 by Natalia David
    Tips to up the ante on Mac security

    Apple’s escalating popularity is a well known fact, but what is not quite as commonly known is the menace that accompanies the fame of Mac devices....

  10. Blogs
    May 3rd, 2012 by Ben Camm-Jones
    Is Oracle managing Java updates for Mac a good thing?

    Apple may have appeared to have pulled off a coup in persuading Oracle to maintain Java for Mac but can Oracle be trusted to get it right? The emergence...

  11. News
    April 22nd, 2012 by Gregg Keizer
    Flashback still around 650,000 Macs

    Contrary to reports by several security companies, the Flashback botnet is not shrinking, the Russian antivirus firm that first reported the massive...

  12. News
    April 20th, 2012 by John P. Mello Jr., TechHive
    Apple tops list of vulnerabilities this quarter

    Apple led all major technology vendors in reported vulnerabilities in its operating system and software during the first three months of 2012, according...

  13. News
    April 20th, 2012 by Loek Essers
    20,000 websites could be infected with JavaScript malware

    Google has warned 20,000 websites that they might be hacked and injected with JavaScript redirect malware. “Specifically, we think that JavaScript...

  14. News
    April 19th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Detecting and removing the SabPub Mac Trojan

    It’s apparently a low level threat, but our story that Apple’s Java update is no protection against new SabPub Mac Trojan that is spreading...

  15. News
    April 19th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Flashback Trojan now around 99,000 Macs

    Symantec’s estimations suggest that the Flashback MacBot would have reduced to 99,000 by yesterday. According to Symantec there were approximately...

  16. News
    April 18th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Java update doesn’t protect Macs from Sabpab Trojan

    There are two variants of the Sabpab Trojan targeting Macs, according to security specialists. We reported earlier this week that Sabpab was targeting...

  17. News
    April 17th, 2012 by Joel Mathis
    Kaspersky fixes Flashback software, Norton releases their own

    The fight against Flashback continues. Kaspersky Lab has fixed the problems that caused it to suspend the Flashflake Removal Tool on Thursday; the...

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