Apple publishes annual update of its Platform Security documentation
The refreshed security round-up highlights Mac M1 architecture defenses, tweaks in biometrics, safe app usage practices, and more.
Google fixes an actively exploited zero-day bug in Chrome
A recent Chrome update takes care of a high-risk flaw that could have been weaponized by North Korean threat actors in attacks against security researchers.
Apple patches more than 60 macOS vulnerabilities in one fell swoop
The latest security updates for macOS Big Sur, Catalina, and Mojave address dozens of loopholes in multiple services, including Safari, Kernel, and WebKit.
Adware remains the largest blot in the Mac threat landscape
According to recent findings of security professionals, Mac malware operators continue to cash in on adware attacks that hinge on human error.
macOS 11.2 will stop Apple’s apps from circumventing third-party firewalls and VPNs
Apple pulls the plug on a macOS Big Sur feature that gave its proprietary services the green light to get around third-party security and privacy tools.
Mac cryptominer uses offbeat anti-analysis tricks to stay undetected
White hats have demystified a five-year-old Mac cryptomining campaign that hinges on a hugely unorthodox technique to fly under the radar.