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Do the latest software updates really deal with Flashback?

394 Views 7 Replies Latest reply: May 10, 2012 7:12 AM by Topher Kessler RSS
JazzmanJohn Level 1 Level 1 (5 points)
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May 9, 2012 12:11 PM

I went through some fairly difficult procedures to rid my computer of Flashback and quickly got in over my head. So I called tech support, and they told me, if I have OS X 10.7 and do software updates regularly, that I have nothing to worry about. They said Safari is not compromised, and there's no reason not to enable Java. They said software updates is more important than any third party anti-virus or anti-malware software that I could run. I would like to know what some of you in the forum think about these issues.

iMac, Mac OS X (10.7.2)

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