Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 25th May 2011 17:02 UTC, submitted by kaiwai
Mac OS X Well, it took them long enough. Apple has finally acknowledged the existence of the MAC Defender trojan, and has offered removal instructions. The company has also promised a security update to Mac OS X that will block MAC Defender and its variants from working. All this information was published in the form of a support document on Apple's website. Update: Well, that was fast. A new variant of the trojan, called Mac Guard, has been discovered. Unlike previous variants, this one does not require users to enter their administrative password.
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RE[10]: Finally
by polaris20 on Thu 26th May 2011 18:17 UTC in reply to "RE[9]: Finally"
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They're not much better now, in those aspects. However we're a smaller shop, so it doesn't impact us like it did you.

Also, the killing of the XServe without making OS X Server available to run on ESX is a pain in the arse.

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