September 1, 2015

Sneaky adware caught accessing users’ Mac Keychain without permission

“What they’re basically doing is using provided system calls to get the location of the [permission] window and the location of the OK button in the window,” Thomas Reed, Malwarebytes’ director of Mac offerings, told Ars. “Then they’re simulating a mouse click. I’m surprised nobody thought of that before.”

Read More

Cybersecurity info you can't do without

Want to stay informed on the latest news in cybersecurity? Sign up for our newsletter and learn how to protect your computer from threats.