Mac Flashback Trojan: Find Out If Youre One of the 600,000 Infected

Theres a new Mac trojan thats been floating around, and its terrifying everyone. Its written in an unknown language, doesnt even need your password to compromise you, and now its apparently infected 600,000 users. Heres how to use Terminal to check if youre one of the unlucky many.The instructions come from F-Secure, which also details how you can remove the trojan if your Mac is, in fact affected. But lets not put the cart before the virus; heres how to see if youre clean.First, open Terminal from your Utilities folder. If youve never ever done that before, dont be scared! Its a nice way to turn your Mac into a computer you actually have some control over.Then, once youre in, follow these easy steps to detection:

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