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140K Macs still infected by Flashback trojan

According to Symantec’s Security Response blog, approximately 140,000 Macs are still infected with the Flashback Trojan. While Symantec noted that their sinkhole statistics indicated a significant decline in infections over the past week or so, they expected that the decline would have been greater by…

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Tax season sees increase in phishing email

With tax season in full-swing, the not-so-nice spammers of the world seem to have upped their phishing efforts with accounting and financial based email scams that attempt to gain information from unsuspecting victims. As of the past month or so, we’ve seen an increase in…

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