Worm targets Mac OS X users
Security experts have warned Mac users about the emergence of a new worm that "represents a huge security headache".
The worm, known as Renepo or Opener, disables the Mac OS X's built-in firewall and installs hacker tools to steal personal information.
It is unusual for Mac users to be affected by virus outbreaks - most virus writers and hackers tend to focus on creating malicious code for the Microsoft Windows platform.
By Claire Woffenden at Web User.
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