Beginning on October 22, Mac users around the world began seeing troubling alerts related to printer software from HP (formerly known as Hewlett-Packard). A dialog box began appearing on some Macs that warned:
“[HP app name]” will damage your computer.
This file was downloaded on an unknown date.
☑️Report malware to Apple to protect other users
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Around the same time, users of certain Amazon apps also began seeing a very similar dialog box:
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