The Easiest Way To Check For And Remove the Mac Flashback Trojan

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The Flashback trojan has infected more than half a million Macs (and counting!). But until now, detecting it and removing it hasn't been dead simple.

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F-Secure, the same company that previously posted instructions for detecting and removing Flashback via the Terminal, just released a free app to diagnose whether or not your system is infected, that will also scrub it if Flashback is detected. Go get it. [F-Secure]

DISCUSSION

It's probably time for apple to come up with security program of their own but their probably to busy trying to shut down the people who actually warned people about the trojan in the first place.