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Such activity is often paid for, or sanctioned by, government agencies.
The security update does not patch any known vulnerabilities in the operating system.
The infected web page used to distribute the malware was discovered in a number of Russian domains.
Apple on Wednesday patched four security vulnerabilities in Safari and blocked outdated versions of Adobe's Flash Player from running in its browser.
Adobe last week released a new beta of Flash Player that includes silent updates for Macs.
Adobe today warned that hackers are exploiting a critical vulnerability in its popular Flash Player program, and issued an emergency update to patch the bug.
All evidence to the contrary, you don't have to bother with the 'Safely Remove Hardware' step. Here's how to make the necessary tweaks.
1gynRat258 asked the Hard Drives, NAS Drives, Storage forum if one should scan a flash drive for malware.