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Cr00zng
03-06-2016, 08:56 PM
It looks like that the "Keranger" is a working randomware for OSX...

KERANGER (http://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2016/03/new-os-x-ransomware-keranger-infected-transmission-bittorrent-client-installer/)

chscag
03-06-2016, 09:09 PM
All the more reason to stay away from Bit Torrent sites regardless of what's being downloaded. It doesn't surprise me that an open source Bit Torrent client such as "Transmission" is now infected with ransomware.

harryb2448
03-06-2016, 09:48 PM
See Dennis' warning:-


http://www.mac-forums.com/security-awareness/332632-ransomeware-malware-version-transmission-torrent-client.html