A Software Bug Let Malware Bypass macOS’ Security Defenses

Apple has spent years reinforcing macOS with new security features to make it tougher for malware to break in. But a newly discovered vulnerability broke through most of macOS’ newer security protections with a double-click of a malicious app, a feat not meant to be allowed under Apple’s watch. From a report: Worse, evidence shows a notorious family of Mac malware has already been exploiting this vulnerability for months before it was subsequently patched by Apple this week.

Link: A Software Bug Let Malware Bypass macOS’ Security Defenses
via apple.slashdot.org

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