Archive for the ‘Apple update’ Category

Warning! Your iPhone Can Get Hacked Just by Opening a JPEG Image, PDF or Font File

October 25th, 2016

What’s worse than knowing that innocent looking JPEGs, PDFs and font files can hijack your iPhone, iPad, and iPod.

Yes, attackers can take over your vulnerable Apple’s iOS device remotely – all they have to do is trick you to view a maliciously-crafted JPEG graphic or PDF file through a website or an email, which could allow them to execute malicious code on your system.

That’s a terrible

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Apple starts downloading MacOS Sierra automatically to your MacBook — Here’s How to Stop It

October 5th, 2016

Are you experiencing slow Internet speed on your MacBook today? — It’s not just you!

Here’s Why:

Following in Microsoft’s footsteps, Apple has started “pre-downloading” the latest version of its desktop operating system, macOS 10.12 Sierra, in the background, if you are still running OS X El Capitan.
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If you have automatic downloads enabled on your Mac, a large file of around

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Apple Failed to Patch Rootpipe Mac OS X Yosemite Vulnerability

April 21st, 2015

Sad but True! Your Apple’s Mac computer is vulnerable to a serious privilege escalation flaw, dubbed “RootPipe,” even if you are running the latest version of Mac OS X.

What’s RootPipe?

Back in October 2014, a Swedish White Hat hacker Emil Kvarnhammar claimed to have discovered a critical privilege escalation vulnerability, he dubbed the backdoor as “RootPipe,” in some versions of Mac

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