Threat Encyclopedia

OSX.Shlayer

Description

This indicates that a system on your network is infected by the OSX/Shlayer malware.
OSX/Shlayer is a Trojan that disguises as Adobe Flash Player update to further download adware into your system.

Affected Products

Apple MacOS

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Monitor the traffic from that network for any suspicious activity.
Use Anti-Virus software to scan and clean the system.