Linked by Kroc Camen on Thu 22nd Jan 2009 17:52 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption "Intego has discovered a new Trojan horse, OSX.Trojan.iServices.A, which is currently circulating in copies of Apple's iWork 09 found on BitTorrent trackers and other sites containing links to pirated software. The version of iWork 09, Apple's productivity suite, are complete and functional, but the installer contains an additional package called iWorkServices.pkg." Update: A new variant has been discovered in a pirated version of Adobe Photoshop CS4, also information about one target of a DDOS attack coming from the trojan.
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RE[5]: I blame Apple
by pcunite on Mon 26th Jan 2009 17:05 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: I blame Apple"
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" This is very dangerous then.
No it isn't. launchd is in control..
how safe Windows XP has been since Service Pack 2.
No, it isn't neither. Several security wholes demonstrated that this is not true.

The premise of SRS is SECURE, whether you say it is or not. The fact that bugs have been found and fixed do not make the blind faith in MAC's implementation of security any better.

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