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    MAC Virus - aka "MAC Defender", "MAC Protector" and "MAC Security"

    Hi,

    Just a heads up incase anyone comes across this...



    Info:
    BBC News - Fake security software catches out Apple owners


    Removal Guide:
    Remove Mac Defender (Uninstall Guide)

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    Eeek, my bad!! Haha

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fraser-09 View Post
    Eeek, my bad!! Haha
    your post had a link on how to remove it where as that was just some edufolk finally getting some revenge on mac folk and having a bash lol

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    Very good video of the attack here:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Xna5...layer_embedded

    Note what he says very carefully. Things like automatically opening ZIP files and how the browser looks like Finder (which I assume is the Mac equivalent of Explorer?).

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