We think that there could be rootkits targeting the OS X platform, but we have very limited visibility into that threat right now. We know that we don’t know. Today, ESET is releasing a simple tool to detect rootkits on OS X.
Education:Software Engineering student at École de Technologie supérieure
Highlights of your career? Winning the first Péter Szőr award for our research on Operation Windigo.
Position and history at ESET? Malware Researcher since January 2012
What malware do you hate the most? Malware that steals money or destroys documents
Favorite activities? Photography, Cycling, Playing the clarinet
When did you get your first computer and what kind was it? I remember playing with the TI-99 of my grandfather, but this first one I broke was his 486SX by editing the config.sys file incorrectly.
Favorite computer game/activity? CTF competitions