Tag: flashback

#BlackHat: Java malware exploits type confusion vulnerability 
By Fahmida Y. Rashid | Jul 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Type confusion is the 'most essential' aspect of Java security.
Apple admits OS X not invulnerable to malware 
By Dan Raywood | Jun 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Important "baby steps".
Mac Flashback made $600, not $10k a day 
By Liam Tung | May 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
But it could have, Symantec says.
Mac Flashback hijacked $10k a day: Symantec 
May 2, 2012 | Comment Now 
Click-fraud scheme about the revenue.
Number of infected Macs flashbacks to 650000 
By Marcos Colon | Apr 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Security firms trapped in tarpit.
Wordpress a vector for Flashback 
By Marcos Colon | Apr 23, 2012 | Comment Now 
iFrames used to infect users.
140000 Flashback-infected computers remain 
By Dan Kaplan | Apr 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
About 75 per cent of Macs freed from botnet slavery.
Apple patch to purge Flashback infections 
By Dan Kaplan | Apr 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Disables Java by default.
Apple update kills Flashback, Java 
By Dan Kaplan | Apr 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Apple patch wipes out trojan.
Sluggish Apple strikes at Flashback 
By Marcos Colon | Apr 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Flashback removal tool planned as malware storm subsides.
Flashback botnet shrinks to half size 
By Marcos Colon | Apr 11, 2012 | Comment Now 
But experts say decline may not be rapid.
Apple releases second Flashback patch 
By Marcos Colon | Apr 10, 2012 | Comment Now 
Trojan infects more than 32,000 Australian machines.
Apple update quells Flashback 
By Marcos Colon | Apr 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
Apple hacker says Mac users should get anti-virus.
33,000 Australian Macs are botnet slaves 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
So you thought you were safe?
Apple updates Java after malware spreads 
By Dan Kaplan | Apr 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Lion, Snow Leopard patched.
Flashback.G malware makes mark on Macs 
Feb 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Researchers point to rise in infections.
Flash malware disables OS X defenses 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Oct 24, 2011 | Comment Now 
Trojan disables Apple's in-built protection.
Mac malware disables OS X defenses 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Oct 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
Contains anti-anti-virus.
SanDisk offers backup with FlashBack 
By Ian Williams | Mar 7, 2008 | Comment Now 
SanDisk has unveiled its new FlashBack adaptor at the CeBIT show in Hanover designed to provide a simple and quick backup option for notebook users..
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