“Apple has responded to reports that a Trojan Horse has been found in a bogus Microsoft Word 2004 demo. The company issued a statement, suggesting that the Trojan is not a significant threat as it does not propagate itself,” Karen Haslam reports for Macworld UK. “Apple said: ‘This is not a virus, does not propagate itself and has only been found on a peer to peer network. This is an example of the perils of seeking illegal software.'”
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