First fake-installer Trojan for Mac OS

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  1. TheKid7

    TheKid7 Registered Member

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    First fake-installer Trojan for Mac OS:
    http://news.drweb.com/?i=3138&c=5&lng=en&p=0
     
  2. Rmus

    Rmus Exploit Analyst

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    This exploit falls into the category, "you get what you pay for." ZipMonster malware has been around for a long time.

    Note the Doctor Web admonition:

    Also:

    True, but social engineering exploits have targeted Mac users for at least 5 years:

    DNS changer Trojan for Mac (!) in the wild
    Published: 2007-11-01
    http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=3595

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  3. Rmus

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    To re-emphasize the Dr. Web security tip:

    http://news.cnet.com/8301-1009_3-57558780-83/new-trojan-attempts-sms-fraud-on-os-x-users/

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