Pinterest, Twitter, Mac Trojans: TWiT with Leo Laporte

It’s This Week in Tech with Leo Laporte. This week’s episode features Patrick Norton, Iyaz Akhtar and Rafe Needleman. They’re talking the new Lumia 900 — plus Pinterest, Google Project Glass, Twitter spam, Mac trojans, brogrammers and more. It’s TWiT — viewable here at

Hosts on This Week in Tech with Leo LaportePatrick NortonIyaz Akhtar and Rafe Needleman.

We’re talking the new Lumia 900 — plus remembering the invention of wifi, considering “revenue extraction gateways,” defining brogrammers and more.

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  • Interesting thing about this Trojan is that it seems to be coded to scan the Applications directory for the presence of security software and Xcode Developer Tools. When the intrusion detects all – except I believe, Norton Security – the Trojan will not attempt to propagate into an exploit, and delete itself.