New macOS zero-day allows theft of user passwords

A German security researcher has published a video over the weekend showing a new zero-day affecting Apple’s macOS desktop operating system. In an interview to German tech site Heise, Linus Henze, the security researcher, says the vulnerability allows a malicious app running Read More …

Malvertising campaign targets Apple users with malicious code hidden in images

Apple users continue to be some of the favorite targets of malvertising campaigns, according to a report published this week by cyber-security firm Confiant. The report describes a new malvertising group called VeryMal that’s been going after Apple users, with the Read More …

Use Windows, macOS? Don’t be hacked by PDF, patch these critical Adobe flaws now

Adobe’s scheduled October update for its Acrobat and Reader PDF software addresses 85 vulnerabilities, including dozens of critical flaws that allow arbitrary code execution. The patches also address multiple privilege-escalation and information-disclosure flaws, shoring up Adobe’s PDF software further following Read More …