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Thursday January 11, 2018

Fruitfly Mac Malware Creator Charged

Creepers gonna creep and Phillip Durachinsk, and Ohio man, was doing just that and getting away with it for 13 years using his own Fruitfly malware. Fruitfly is a Mac targeted Malware and was not ever discovered till January of 2017. It seems as though that Durachinsk was using Fruitfly to collect images using the Mac's camera as well as collecting audio. He could also collect keystrokes and looks to have had full access to the file system.

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A North Royalton man was charged in a 16-count indictment today for allegedly creating and installing malware on thousands of computers for more than 13 years in order to watch, listen to, and obtain personal data from unknowing victims, as well as produce child pornography.