Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Oculus Starts Offering Discounted Computers To Early Virtual Reality Adopters
Archos 50d Oxygen Launching At MWC
Chip Makers Differientate In terms Of Equipment Investments
New Plextor M6S Plus SSDs Released
AMD's FreeSync Technology Coming In Latest HP Laptops
Twitter Introduces A New Home Timeline Feature
ARM Says New Mobile Chips Gain Share, Eyes Car Computing For Future Growth
AMD and Saguna Collaborate to Design Low-Power Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) Solutions for Mobile Networks
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
 Home > News > General Computing > Mac OS ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, June 01, 2011
Mac OS X Update Blocks And Removes Mac Defender Trojan


Apple has released the Security Update 2011-003 in order to protect Mac users from the Mac Defender Trojan horse, as well as future malware.

Last week Apple published details of how to manually remove the Mac Defender Trojan horse, as well as promising to roll out a security update that would deal with the malware.

The Security Update 2011-003 requires Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.7 and it tackles Mac Defender.

Apple has updated the malware definitions contained in Snow Leopard's built-in File Quarantine malware protection, to identify the OSX.MacDefender.

Apple also added Snow Leopard's malware protection daily definition updates. The system will check daily for updates to the File Quarantine malware definition list. This gives Apple the ability to add new definitions in the background, without requiring users to manually download a Security Update.

And of course, Snow Leopard can now remove the Mac Defender Trojan horse if it's detected on your system. If a known variant was detected and removed, you will be notified via an alert after the update is installed.


Previous
Next
Fujitsu Develops Personal Authentication Technology to Integrate Palm Vein and Fingerprint Authentication        All News        MediaTek To Integrate Yahoo! Services to Mobile Chips
Fujitsu Develops Personal Authentication Technology to Integrate Palm Vein and Fingerprint Authentication     General Computing News      Apple to Unveil iCloud, iOS 5 at Keynote Address

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple Music On Sonos Now Available
Apple Error Message Killing iPhones After Replacing Displays
Apple Dominated The Smart Watch Market In 2015
Apple Faces $626M Fine In Patent Case
Apple Has Big Plans For VR After All
Apple To Add Wireless Charging Tech In Future iPhones: report
Apple Recalls AC Wall Plug Adapters And World Travel Adapter Kit
Apple Reports Record First Quarter Results
Apple Loses Head Of Secret Electric Car Project: WSJ
Apple To Return to 4-inches With Rumored iPhone 5SE
Google Paid Apple $1 Billion Fee To Keep Search Bar on iPhone
New Apple Music Apps Transform iOS Devices into Music Studios

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .