“At this point, you probably know all about the Mac Defender thats doing the rounds,” John Brownlee reports for Cult of Mac.
“How can you tell if you’re infected by MacDefender?” Brownlee asks. “Luckily, it’s pretty easy to spot it on your system… and even easier to remove it, if you know how.”
Full article, which explains how to spot and remove MacDefender from your Mac, here.
TUAW’s Steven Sande provides an excellent overview on removing MacDefender from your system and protecting your system rom MACDefender here.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Fred Mertz” for the heads up.]
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