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First Mac OS X Virus?

mrob2002 Input Manager as an infection vector (577 comments)

John Gruber on daringfireball.net wrote at length recently about problems with OS X, mainly relating to how the Smart Crash library adds itself to applications through the Input Manager system hook. His current article "Smart Crash Reports Addenda" talks at length about the security implications of the input manager.

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