Apple’s Mac OS is considered to be safer than other leading computing platforms. But this reputation was serious dented back in 2011 when the Flashback Trojan was exposed. More than 500,000 Mac users were affected by the malware within months. The bad news is that the Flashback is still active.
In a sudden turn of events, Microsoft has released a Security Advisory regarding vulnerability in some of its most common software versions. This security flaw can allow hackers to execute codes remotely by gaining full access to user’s computers.