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Mac Attack: Virus May Have Infected 600,000 Macs

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(CNN) – A Russian web security firm says 600,000 mac were infected with a “Flashback” Trojan virus. It allows the computers to be available for potential hijacking and to be used as a “botnet”, or a collection of compromised computer.

Apparently, according to this company and a few online reports, the Trojan only affects devices running Apple’s Mac OS X operating system.