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OSX/OpinionSpy is installed by a number of applications and screen savers that are distributed on sites such as MacUpdate, VersionTracker and Softpedia. The spyware itself is not contained in these applications, but is downloaded during the installation process. This shows the need for an up-to-date anti-malware program with a real-time scanner that can detect this malware when it is downloaded by the original application’s installer.
What bugs me most is that Intego found this spyware, yet refuses to tell how to detect if you're infected, and how to remove, other than buying (or using) their virus scanner.
The relative obviousness of this one Mac trojan doesn't make Apple's platform invulnerable--for evidence to the contrary, see the successful attacks demonstrated against fully-patched versions of OS X at the annual Pwn2Own security conference.