Google-owned online malware scanner VirusTotal this week announced the availability of sandbox execution for Mac OS X apps.
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Versions of a popular Chinese mobile ad library have been backdoored with capabilities that can be used to surreptitiously record audio and steal data stored on thousands of iOS devices.
A new version of XcodeGhost has added new obfuscation techniques, and support for iOS9. Infections have also reached out beyond China.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week: How Facebook will begin warning users of nation-state attacks, all the Apple and Oracle patches, and the latest attacks against the Network Time Protocol (NTP).
Apple on Thursday fixed scores of vulnerabilities in OS X, iOS, Safari, iTunes, and even the company’s smart watch operating system, watchOS. Chief among the fixes was a patch for two issues the Pangu Team was using to jailbreak iOS devices.
Apple said it will remove 256 misbehaving apps from its App Store that were using private APIs to pull personal and device information.
Apple and Mozilla on Thursday released patches, addressing vulnerabilities that put private user data at risk.
Apple today removed a number apps from the App Store accused of installing root certificates that compromised SSL/TLS connections.
New iOS malware called YiSpecter abuses Apple-issued enterprise developer certificates and private APIs to push adware onto devices in China and Taiwan.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook talk about the week in news–the latest Gatekeeper bypass in OS X, Stagefright 2.0, that accidental Windows Update, and Apple’s privacy initiative.