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Research Reports

WireLurker: A New Era in iOS and OS X Malware

Unit 42 has recently discovered a new family of Apple OSX and iOS malware, aptly named "WireLurker". Characteristics of this malware family, including its ability to infect even non-jailbroken iOS devices through trojanized and repackaged OS X applications, suggest that it marks a new era in malware across Apple’s desktop and mobile platforms. Read the report for a detailed analysis of WireLurker and its potential impact, and get recommendations for preventing and mitigating WireLurker and similar iOS and OS X malware threats.

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