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Is Apple to blame for failing to stop Pegasus?

Pegasus is a disaster for Apple's reputation as the king of security and privacy. But is the company guilty of negligence?

Pegasus is a disaster for Apple's reputation as the king of security and privacy. But is the company guilty of negligence?

23 Jul 21

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Notorious XLoader malware now affects Macs

Hackers who want to use XLoader to capture Mac user data can rent a server for $49 a month.

Hackers who want to use XLoader to capture Mac user data can rent a server for $49 a month.

22 Jul 21

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Russian hackers used iOS bug to target government officials

Google and Microsoft security researchers blame Russian state-backed hackers for attacks on agencies and officials.

Google and Microsoft security researchers blame Russian state-backed hackers for attacks on agencies and officials.

16 Jul 21

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Apple blackmailer 'attacks 200 more companies'

Hacking group REvil, which threatened Apple in April, reportedly attacks management firm Kaseya.

Hacking group REvil, which threatened Apple in April, reportedly attacks management firm Kaseya.

05 Jul 21

 
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iCloud becomes iCloud+, with range of new features

Apple's iCloud service will gain new security and privacy features and change its name to iCloud+.

Apple's iCloud service will gain new security and privacy features and change its name to iCloud+.

08 Jun 21

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Apple's M1 has a security flaw and it doesn't matter

A flaw in Apple's M1 chip has been discovered, but the security hole called M1RACLES is more clickbait than a gateway for hackers.

A flaw in Apple's M1 chip has been discovered, but the security hole called M1RACLES is more clickbait than a gateway for hackers.

01 Jun 21

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Safari remains vulnerable to WebKit bug weeks after warning

A WebKit security flaw was discovered in early May, but as of the latest iOS and macOS updates it remains unfixed.

A WebKit security flaw was discovered in early May, but as of the latest iOS and macOS updates it remains unfixed.

28 May 21

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macOS 11.4 patches flaws exploited by XCSSET malware

XCSSET exploited a security flaw to take undetected screenshots, but the new Mac update ends the threat.

XCSSET exploited a security flaw to take undetected screenshots, but the new Mac update ends the threat.

26 May 21

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Security researcher hacks Apple's Find My network

Fabian Bränlein successfully uses the AirTag's Find My network to send secret messages to himself.

Fabian Bränlein successfully uses the AirTag's Find My network to send secret messages to himself.

14 May 21

 
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AirTag already hacked and reprogrammed

A German security researcher has managed to hack into the AirTag and amended the firmware.

A German security researcher has managed to hack into the AirTag and amended the firmware.

10 May 21

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Apple updates Safari after Webkit exploit discovered

Apple's already addressed the issue in Big Sur and iOS - now Safari 14.1 fixes Webkit security risks in macOS Mojave and Catalina.

Apple's already addressed the issue in Big Sur and iOS - now Safari 14.1 fixes Webkit security risks in macOS Mojave and Catalina.

05 May 21

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iOS 12.5.3 update closes four security holes

Apple's updated the 2018 version of iOS because of serious security vulnerabilities that were being used by attackers

Apple's updated the 2018 version of iOS because of serious security vulnerabilities that were being used by attackers

04 May 21

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Why you should upgrade to macOS 11.3 right now

The new update to macOS Big Sur closes a dangerous security hole that was being exploited by malware authors.

The new update to macOS Big Sur closes a dangerous security hole that was being exploited by malware authors.

27 Apr 21

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AirDrop flaw 'may expose personal data'

Researchers find that 'severe privacy leak', identified in 2019, has still not been patched.

Researchers find that 'severe privacy leak', identified in 2019, has still not been patched.

26 Apr 21

 
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New Mac malware targets iOS developers

Sentinel Labs has discovered a new attack on iOS developers, where infected Xcode projects install a backdoor in the Mac.

Sentinel Labs has discovered a new attack on iOS developers, where infected Xcode projects install a backdoor in the Mac.

22 Mar 21

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