Mac users have once again been reminded not to be complacent about the malware threat, with the discovery that cybercriminals have enhanced an existing Trojan horse to disable the rudimentary anti-virus protection Apple has built into Mac OS X.
Viruses, spyware, worms and Trojans aren’t just a Windows problem.
Here’s a short history of the Mac malware scene – from 1982 to the present day.
A fascinating new example of Mac malware has been discovered, that appears to be adopting an old Windows-style disguise to fool users into running it.
It’s disguise? A controversial political dispute between China and Japan.
It’s time once again to patch your Mac against the latest security vulnerabilities – before they’re exploited by malware authors and hackers.
Mac users on Facebook are under malware attack again – with what claims to be a sex video of celebrities Rihanna and Hayden Panettiere.
Mac OS X malware is being spread by sick messages spreading virally across Facebook, claiming to be a video of controversial IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
Security patches for Windows and PowerPoint, but if you’re a user of older versions of Microsoft Office for Mac you’re left unprotected.
The latest variants of the new Mac malware use particularly dirty tricks to catch out unsuspecting users.
New versions of the latest malware to hit Mac OS X users have come to light, following the discovery earlier this week of fake anti-virus attacks being spread by SEO poisoning.
Who would have thought it? A free anti-virus program for Apple Macs being named best anti-malware solution ahead of those security products for boring old Windows.
A short history of Mac malware – from 1982 to present day. Learn about the viruses, worms, Trojans and scareware that have affected Apple computers.
Do you protect your Apple Mac computer against malware?
Think there’s nothing for an anti-virus to find on your Mac? Think again.
Sophos reveals the most commonly encountered malware that users of Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac Home Edition are seeing.
About.com awards Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac Home Edition top marks for protecting against malware.
Is free anti-virus for Mac home users a massive dastardly plot by Sophos? Surely there must be a catch? Well, err, no actually..
Apple issues Mac OS X 10.6.5 update, including security fixes for almost everything – from Apache to the Flash Player plug-in, from Image Capture to MySQL..
Just in case you needed a good reason to update..
Users of the new Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 should install an important security update, or risk being exposed to an attack by malicious hackers.