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03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Mac Users Beware: Hackers Unleash First Trojan Horse Aimed At Macs

If you're running a Mac and are in the mood for some free porn today, do not, while visiting a site purporting to offer such goodies, linger upon a Web page that advises the following:

Quicktime Player is unable to play movie file.
Please click here to download new version of codec.

Yeah, Sparky, I know you just want to have a good time, but listen carefully: Such a page might download and attempt to install a program to your hard drive. It'll ask you for your Mac administrator's password. When it does so, say no and go to YouTube or MENSA or the Web site of Foreign Affairs magazine (you perv) to get your fun.

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