Flashback

05.15.12
Apple issues Leopard update with Flashback removal tool
05.15.12

Apple issues Leopard update with Flashback removal tool

Folks still rocking Apple's Leopard may have been feeling left out after Lion and Snow Leopard bot...

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05.01.12
Daily Update for May 1, 2012
05.01.12

Daily Update for May 1, 2012

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get...

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05.01.12
Flashback was earning about $10K per day
05.01.12

Flashback was earning about $10K per day

People often wonder about what motivates the creators of malware. In the case of the Flashback...

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04.24.12
Another Mac Flashback variant out, but still uses same (patched) vulnerability
04.24.12

Another Mac Flashback variant out, but still uses same (patched) vulnerability

We're not quite done with Flashback yet. The good news is that the number of Macs affected by t...

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04.18.12
Flashback infections down from over half a million to under 150,000 in eight days
04.18.12

Flashback infections down from over half a million to under 150,000 in eight days

According to Symantec, the OSX.Flashback.K infection is declining each day. The current number...

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04.18.12
Around 140,000 Apple machines still infected with Flashback malware, says Symantec
04.18.12

Around 140,000 Apple machines still infected with Flashback malware, says Symantec

By now, we're all quite familiar with the Java-driven trojan that's affected thousands of Apple's...

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04.14.12
BBS version of Google takes you back in time, won't hog your phone line
04.14.12

BBS version of Google takes you back in time, won't hog your phone line

If the third digit of your birth year is a nine (or heck, a zero), you'll likely never have experie...

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04.14.12
Apple issues Flashback removal tool for 10.7 Lion systems not running Java
04.14.12

Apple issues Flashback removal tool for 10.7 Lion systems not running Java

The Flashback OS X trojan continues to cast a rainy shadow over Mac owners' sense of security, and...

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04.13.12
Flashback removal tool for no-Java 10.7 Lion now available
04.13.12

Flashback removal tool for no-Java 10.7 Lion now available

The security risks of having a Java virtual machine/runtime environment on your Mac have been hig...

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