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The remote Mac OS X host appears to have been compromised.
Using the supplied credentials, Nessus has found evidence that the
remote Mac OS X host has been compromised by a trojan in the
OSX/Flashback family of trojans.
The software is typically installed by means of a malicious Java
applet or Flash Player installer. Depending on the variant, the
trojan may disable antivirus, inject a binary into every application
launched by the user, or modifies the contents of certain web pages
based on configuration information retrieved from a remote server.
See also :
Restore the system from a known set of good backups.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 58619 ()
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