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MacOS backdoor appears to be update of tool previously used by Vietnam-linked group

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

Researchers at Trend Micro say a newly discovered MacOS backdoor uses tactics previously associated with the group known as APT32 or OceanLotus.

Pwn2Own hackers go remote, then crack macOS and Oracle machines anyway

by Jeff Stone • 12 months ago

One team used the calculator app in a macOS as an entrypoint into taking over an entire machine.

Apple disables group chat on FaceTime after discovery of bad bug

by Greg Otto • 2 years ago

A fix for the FaceTime bug is expected to ship to all users within the next week.

No one is updating their Android devices, new data shows

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 years ago

"Patch early and often?" Not so much.

Hackers beat Firefox and Safari to earn $105K at Pwn2Own

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 years ago

Chinese contestants from major companies had been dominating the contest in recent years, but new regulations from Beijing prohibited them from joining this year's fray.

Serious flaw in Apple's MacOS allows any user to gain full root access

by Greg Otto • 3 years ago

Anyone who can click a few buttons and type "root" can get admin access to Apple machines running High Sierra.