Over 600,000 Macs are now infected with this new virus codenamed BackDoor.Flashback.39 trojan. Chances of your mac being infected is slim to none, but it never hurts to check and see if your mac is ok.
To make this process easy you can use this new app called FlashbackChecker.
All you need to do is download FlashbackChecker from here
Then unzip it, run it and click the big button that says ‘Check for Flashback Infection’.
If tool displays the ‘No Signs of infection were found’ prompt you’re mac is safe. If you’re mac is infected, you’ll see a message that says ‘Potential issues found’.
Note: It is very important to make sure you update to the latest version of Java for OSX.