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Malware Library. Threats targeting Macs.

Mac malware exists in all shapes and sizes and new digital parasites evolve every day. Whether it’s adware, trojan horses, keystroke loggers, viruses or other spyware, stay up-to-date and discover more information about the latest threats targeting your Mac here.


    • Type:
    • Trojan Horse
    • Platform:
    • Mac OS X
    • Last updated:
    • 02/10/17 12:08 am
    • Threat Level:
    • High


MacDownloader is a trojan horse that is disguised as an Adobe Flash installer or the Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool. The trojan extracts system information including usernames and passwords as well as a copy of the Keychain database and sends them to a remote server.

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