Cross-platform malware Adwind infects Mac

We examine a cross-platform malware with a Mac payload and found the hackers behind it really didn’t put that much effort into making it work on the Mac.

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Mac malware OSX.Keydnap steals keychain

A new piece of malware was a found: OSX.Keydnap. Interestingly, it turns out that this malware could be in some way related to some prominent Windows banking malware.

The new Mac malware known as OSX.Keydnap installs via a new twist on an old theme. The “dropper” comes in the form of a harmless document.

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New Mac backdoor malware: Eleanor

This new malware is only the second piece of true Mac malware spotted so far in 2016, with the first being the KeRanger ransomware.

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Clipboard poisoning attacks on the Mac

Graham Cluley drew my attention the other day to an issue that has apparently been known to some for years, but was new to me: clipboard poisoning, an issue where a website can replace what you think is on your clipboard with something else. Although this seems like an insignificant issue on first glance, it turns out that there are some very serious implications.

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New Mac OS X remediation offering and forensics capabilities for enterprise

At Malwarebytes, our mission is to protect consumers and businesses from the most dangerous cyber threats. Today, we announced a new solution that will dramatically change endpoint detection and response (EDR) for Mac users – a growing target area for hackers. The fact that Mac users are safe from cyber threats is a common misconception.

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