Mac Worm in the Wild

By Deane Barker on February 17, 2006

First worm takes aim at latest Mac operating system: I think Dorak wrote it.

The so-called OSX.Leap.A worm is designed to spread over iChat, Apple’s instant-messaging system. Security experts call it the first notable Mac worm in several years, surfacing in a forum on the popular MacRumorswebsite on Feb. 13.



  1. I doubt that Dvorak wrote it, but wouldn’t be surprised if he hired someone to do it. If not him, I’d bet it was Symantec. ;o)

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