Google's mobile OS gets targeted by 275 out of 277 new malware "families" spotted last quarter by the security specialist.
The new free tool adds to the growing community effort to help affected Mac users remove the malware from their systems.
Despite increases in Mac malware, the overall level for OS X is relatively minuscule; however, analysis shows a potential break from malware increases following the Mac's market share trend.
Researcher says it's unusual to find a signed copy of malware, especially from a government agency, in this case the Agricultural Research and Development Institute of Malaysia.
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Microsoft has failed to remove from the Windows 7 release candidate a long-recognized security risk. The feature can let virus writers trick users into running malicious files, a security company says.
Acrobat Reader is garnering the lion's share of certain types of attacks this year so a security researcher says use another PDF reader.
Security firm says bug in Web application led to hole hackers used to breach Web site.
The social network will incorporate anti-malware technology from security provider ESET in an attempt to further protect users from the bad guys.