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Malware That Targets Both Microsoft, Apple Operating Systems Found

A new strain of malware is designed to spread malware on either Mac OS X or Microsoft Windows, depending on where it’s opened.

Future iOS update will shut the door on apps from the...

Enlarge / iOS 10.3 betas generate warning messages when you run 32-bit apps. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Beta builds of iOS 10.3, the first...

Apple quashes bugs in iOS, macOS, and Safari

Apple on Monday updated macOS Sierra to 10.12.3, patching 11 security vulnerabilities and addressing a graphics hardware problem in the latest 15-in. MacBook Pro...

Microsoft fixes remote desktop app Mac hole

Full read/write access was there for the taking Microsoft has patched a code execution hole in its Mac remote desktop client that grants read and...

Researchers ID Decades-Old 'Fruitfly' Mac Malware

It uses antiquated code, possibly to decrease chances of detection. A rare strain of malware known as "Fruitfly" appears to have been lurking in the...

Newly discovered Mac malware found in the wild also works well...

reader comments 32 Share this story A newly discovered family of Mac malware has been conducting detailed surveillance on targeted networks, possibly...

‘Ancient’ Mac backdoor discovered that targets medical research firms

More secure than PC? Ha! Security researchers at Malwarebytes have discovered a Mac backdoor using antiquated code that targets biomedical research facilities. The malware was probably...

Download Security Update 2016-003 Supplemental (10.11.6)

The OS X El Capitan Security Update 2016-003 Supplemental Update fixes a kernel issue that may cause your Mac to occasionally become unresponsive. For more...

JSA10774 – 2017-01 Security Bulletin: Network and Security Manager (NSM): Multiple...

CVE CVSS base score Summary CVE-2015-5600 6.5 (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L) The kbdint_next_device function in auth2-chall.c in sshd in OpenSSH through 6.9 does not properly restrict the processing of keyboard-interactive devices within...

JSA10770 – 2017-01 Security Bulletin: Junos Space: Multiple vulnerabilities resolved in...

CVE CVSS base score Summary CVE-2016-1762 9.8 (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H) The xmlNextChar function in libxml2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read) via a crafted XML...

Malware Uses DoS Attack In Attempt To Crash Macs

The malware opens emails until the system crashes. Image: Malwarebytes A tech support scam is targeting Mac users with unusual malware which tries to crash the...

MongoDB Ransomware Impacts Over 10,000 Databases

Open, unauthenticated MongoDB database instances are being attacked by multiple groups of attackers, that are encrypting data and demanding a ransom from victims. Attackers are...