New Mac malware discovered at Oslo Freedom Forum

A new Mac malware was discovered by Jacob Appelbaum during a workshop  at the Oslo Freedom Forum, a forum exploring how best to challenge authoritarianism and promote free and open societies.

The malware discovered is a new and unknown backdoor on an African activist’s Mac during a workshop on “how to secure the devices against government monitoring”.

The malware uses the signed Apple developer id.


The malware takes the screen shots and store it  into the folder called MacApp.



No further information about the malware has been made public yet.

Source Fsecure