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Apple shines and buffs Mac security—Is it enough to stop today’s malware? - Apple is ramping up its security efforts, but its go-it-alone approach risks shutting allies out and protecting attackers.
How your iPhone could tell you if you’re being stalked - The latest Apple iOS beta suggests that iPhone users will be warned about hidden tracking devices in the future, but questions remain.
The mystery of the Silver Sparrow Mac malware - Silver Sparrow is the first malware to include native code for Apple's new M1 chips, but why is its desired payload is blank?
Apple security hampers detection of unwanted programs - Recent moves by Apple signal a potentially difficult future on macOS, where antivirus developers will have to play by increasingly limiting rules.
Apple’s notarization process fails to protect - Apple introduced the concept of notarization to ensure any new software submitted to the App Store is malware-free. But is it all for show?
Mac ThiefQuest malware may not be ransomware after all - We discovered a new Mac malware, ThiefQuest, that appeared to be ransomware at first glance. However, once we dug in deeper, we found out its true identity—and intention.
New Mac ransomware spreading through piracy - We analyze a new Mac ransomware that appears to encrypt user files with a bit of a time delay.
iOS Mail bug allows remote zero-click attacks - A newly-discovered vulnerability in iOS Mail can be used to attack an iPhone remotely using a malicious e-mail message, even if you're running the latest version of iOS (13.4.1).
Mac adware is more sophisticated and dangerous than traditional Mac malware - Adware and PUPs can actually be far more invasive and dangerous on the Mac than

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