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Bad Handbrake Lleads to Theft of Code

Posted: Thu May 18, 2017 9:53 am
by Stephen Hart
This article discusses a malware infested version of the software Handbrake that infected respected software developer Panic Software.

The tainted versions of Handbrake contained hidden software allowing criminals to steal intellectual property, which they later demanded a ransom for.


http://appleinsider.com/articles/17/05/ ... ke-malware


Bottom line: Download software only from the current developer's own web site (and be very sure about that) or from the Mac App Store.