Warning: HandBrake 1.0.7 may have infected your Mac with a trojan

Discussion in 'General macOS and Apps' started by Qin Zhi, May 8, 2017.

  1. Qin Zhi

    Qin Zhi Well-Known Member

    Jan 2, 2010
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    Beijing, China
    Warning: if you downloaded Handbrake 1.0.7 sometime between May 2 and 6, there's a 50/50 chance of your Mac getting infected with the trojan OSX.PROTON.

    According to the Gizmodo article Popular Mac App Developers Issue Urgent Malware Warning:

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