The Russian company “Doctor Web” Found the World’s Largest Botnet Consisting of 5,50,000 Apple Computers .All of the Computers, According To Experts, Have Been Infected Since February of This Year. Apple Has Closed the Vulnerability Only on April 3.
provided From The Info-Graphic Shows That the Majority Of Infected Computers BackDoor .Flash back Located in Countries Where Apple Computers Are Popular All Over and in the U.S (Let see in the graph More Than 50% of All Infected Computers), As well as in Canada ( 20% ) And UK ( 12.8% ) .
According to the Expert, “Dr. Web“: This Once Again Denies Claims By Some Experts That there is No Threat For Users of Mac .Discovery of this Only Illustrates the Scale of the Botnet Threat. We Hope This Will Make to Think of Those Who, Having a Mac ,Blithely Refers to Security” .In “Doctor Web” Claim That Any Operating System is Vulnerable, The Problem is Only in its Popularity.If it is Wide-Spread, The Gaps And Vulnerabilities Must be Identified And Used Cyberhawks.
It is Noted That the Virus is Installed Silently, Almost Without Requiring Any Action From The User.At the Same Goal of Creating a Botnet Are Still Unknown.Back Door Flashback Can Replace the Contents of Web Pages in the Browser Of An Infected Computer to Send Data to a Remote Server and Download The New Malware.It is Likely That Hackers Stole Passwords, User Accounts and Systems in sots.setya banking.
Recall that according to a “Kaspersky Lab” study, in 2011, despite the fight against botnets, malicious viruses has increased .