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Malware spotted doing unspeakable, filthy things to infected Macs – injecting Bing results into Google searches

By Shaun Nichols 04 Jun 2019 at 20:06

A devious and baffling new strain of malware intercepts and tampers with internet traffic on infected Apple Macs to inject Bing results into users' Google search results, we're told. A report out this month by security house AiroAV details how its bods apparently spotted a software nasty that configures compromised macOS computers to route the user's network connections through a local proxy server that modifies Google search results.

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