Tag Archives: Mac OSX

Beware of OSX/KitM Mac Spyware

Security researchers at F-Secure Lab reported the discovery of new forms of malicious code named KitM, the malware targets Mac OS X operating system. KitM (Kumar in the Mac) is also known as HackBlack and is a kind of backdoor,

SUDO Auth Bypass Vulnerability

Authentication bypass vulnerability has been discovered in sudo utility, the affected versions are Sudo 1.6.0 through 1.7.10p6 and sudo 1.8.0 through 1.8.6p6 inclusive. The security bug allows an attacker with a physical access to run commands without user’s password. UNIX sudo

Mac Users Vulnerable to Blackhole Exploit Kit

New malicious software has been reported by F-secure that are running on Mac OSX a virus free operating system, the discovered malware is a Trojan horse that are exploiting vulnerability in oracle java component CVE-2012-0507. Flashback code observed by F-secure