Apple has posted a Flashback malware removal tool

By Richard Mallion

As well as all the recent Java updates which closes the various security holes that the Flashback malware was using, Apple has now posted a Flashback malware removal tool, available for Macs running Mac OS X 10.7.3 that do not have Java installed. This update runs a malware removal tool that will remove the most common variants of the Flashback malware. If the Flashback malware is found, it presents a dialog notifying the user that malware was removed.

 

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