This article has been created in order to help explain what is the OSX.Calisto Trojan and how you can effectively remove this malware from your Mac.
A new Trojan for OSX was recently detected by Symantec researchers. The malware reportedly uses it’s permissions to obtain live information from the victim’s Mac and relay it to the cyber-criminals who are behind the virus. The Trojan is also reported to have other functions that are primarily related to taking screenshots as well as stealing passwords and also files from the victim computers. If your Mac has been infected by the OSX.Calisto Trojan, we strongly suggest that you read this article as it may help you learn more about this virus plus help you to remove it from your computer effectively.
OSX.Calisto – How Did I Get It
The main method by which Trojan horses, like Calisto are slithered into Mac Books are via fake apps that are offered by what only seems reputable websites. The bad news here is that most of those applications may be uploaded by someone with a more sinister goals, like to hack your Mac, for example. In order to get you to download and install the app, the publisher may make it seem as the app (Read more...)
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