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[4]: I blame Apple
by BallmerKnowsBest on Sat 24th Jan 2009 15:57 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: I blame Apple"
BallmerKnowsBest
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2008-06-02

When folks and PC bloggers figure out SRS policy you will realize how safe Windows XP has been since Service Pack 2.


That would certainly be nice, although I won't be holding my breath expecting it. Even as far back as Win2k, you could have reasonably-secure system just by running it with a normal user-level account - but from experience, even that is more hassle than most non-technical home users are willing to put up with.

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