N/APosted on - 04/17/2012
Another problem rising for Apple after successfully fixed the Flashback malware. Recently new Mac Trojan discovered through Microsoft Office Documents in Apple Mac .I just want to ask, what is the capability of this new malware?
New Mac Trojan Discovered – spreading through Microsoft Office Documents
Seems it’s spreads like a phenomena. Why not? After all every one is interested about that, and we are talking about apple here. Recently a new malware has struck the apple platform. What about it’s capability? It is sabpub and regarded as an very excessive threat.That means it has the capability to go through to a spesific target to destroy it. The first version of sabpub trojan was created and used in February this year. It is an APT (Advanced persistent threat) so it is capable and intent to persistently go after any of selected aim or target. These malware are spread through 2 infected microsoft word document. http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0563
Flashback Trojan has affected on more than 600000 mac, now what about these sabpub Trojan? Time will be say and now it is very keen to see for us, how can apple will fix this problem. http://www.pcworld.com/article/240603/new_mac_trojan_pretends_to_be_flash.html