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    harryb2448's Avatar
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    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac, i7 4GHz, 32GB memory, 1TB PCI-e storgae StOS X.13.3
    Malware for OS X
    A malware bug, Boonana Trojan, using Java gas been detected for Mac OS X, including OS X.6. This malware is distributed through social media sites such as FaceBook etc. Avoid downloading any video, or codec, when you are asked 'Is this you in this video?"

    Here is a link:-

    Boonana Trojan for Mac OS X spreads via social media

    Safe browsing practices is still the best defense against this.

    Also wise to use the built in Firewall.

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    schweb's Avatar
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    Oct 27, 2002
    Cleveland, Ohio
    MacBook Pro | LED Cinema Display | iPhone 4 | iPad 2
    Also posted here:

    In addition to harryb's advice, also check out the Antivirus FAQ:

    Official Antivirus and Firewall FAQ
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