Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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April 8th, 2012

People who should be killed #45: Those who post to busy support forums with content-free subject lines like “Problem with <product name>”.

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Sun plan, unordered: Plan “Patch Monday” podcast; tidy up the mess that is my computer; a nice Sunday dinner somewhere.

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@Cacotopos @carolduncan I haven’t been covering the story (yet) so I wouldn’t want to say one way or the other.

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@carolduncan Oh yes, the fix is in this week’s OS X update, but some people tend to leave those fixes until “later”.

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@carolduncan I gather 32,000 Australian computers were infected. Many Mac users still believe they’re immune from attack.

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@carolduncan As botnets go Flashback is relatively small, but it’s the first major Mac malware in a long time, and Apple was slow-ish.

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New blog post: “Weekly Wrap 96: Plenty of chaos and a mysterious pump” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/we…

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Wondering io fFlashback botnet would be a good topic for the “Patch Monday” podcast. How it works, why now, background on botnets etc.

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Has the Flashback botnet really infected 600,000 Macs? Yes, writes @LiamT. cso.com.au/article/420816…

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Hello, Sunday, I am in you. Hello, Sydney, I am in you. Sadly, this is not really a long weekend for me.

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