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Researchers demonstrate stealth firmware worm for Macs

Remember when Macs were touted as virtually inmune to viruses? More than a testament to the platform's security, there was a time Apple was such a small player in terms of market share that the devious minds that created this…

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is now available for Mac

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is one of the first programs that many (myself included) reach for when cleaning up an infected PC. The application was first released in 2008 and since then it’s been available exclusively for systems running Windows and only…

Some popular Grand Theft Auto V mods contain malware

Installing random game mods you find on the internet isn't always the safest idea. As it turns out, some popular Grand Theft Auto V mods contain a healthy dose of malware, and should be removed immediately if you've already downloaded and…

New router malware injects ads and porn into websites

A new variant of router malware has been uncovered that injects unwarranted ads and pornography into websites by modifying the router's DNS settings. Thanks to a clever implementation, this malware can hijack nearly every website on the internet for malicious purposes. …