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One In Five Macs Has A Malware

Mac Malware Chart

A latest study is set to pose a challenge to the prevailing belief that Apple computers are immune to the sort of cyber attacks that plague Windows-based machines. A research firm Sophos has released a study claiming that one in five Macs have malware.

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Kaspersky Says Infected Mac Numbers Drop To 30,000 But Mac Still Vulnerable

Kaspersky Flashback Botnet Graph April 2012

Researchers from Kaspersky Lab recently held a press conference in which they revealed that the number of machines infected by the Flashback Trojan had dropped to just 30,000. That was a number significantly lower than the estimated 600,000 Macs which were said to have been infected at its peak, as well as the 140,000 estimate to have been infected earlier this week.

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