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OSX.FakeCodec

Updated:
February 4, 2013 12:32:24 PM
Type:
Adware
Infection Length:
72,835 Bytes
Name:
codec-M
Risk Impact:
Low
Systems Affected:
Mac OS X
The security risk must be installed manually.

Once installed it creates the following file:
~/Library/Safari/Extensions/codec-M

The security risk then collects browsing information and uses it to display advertisements.
Writeup By: Nino Fred Gutierrez
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