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Submission + - Individual Mac Users Targeted With Malware (

jfruh writes: "The geek world knows that OS X's invulnerability to malware, always overstated, has long gone out the window. But there's a disturbing new trend that in specific individuals known to use Macs are subject to spear-phishing attacks that aim to put malware on their Macs. Many of the victims are associated with human rights groups, some of which promote Tibetan causes (and indeed the Dalai Lama was famously spotted with a 17-inch MacBook)."
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Individual Mac Users Targeted With Malware

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"The algorithm to do that is extremely nasty. You might want to mug someone with it." -- M. Devine, Computer Science 340