Chinese Hackers Exploiting Unpatched Devices to Target U.S. Agencies

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The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued a new advisory on Monday about a wave of cyberattacks carried by Chinese nation-state actors targeting US government agencies and private entities. “CISA has observed Chinese [Ministry of State Security]-affiliated cyber threat actors operating from the People’s Republic of China using commercially available information sources and open-source exploitation… Read more »

New Mac Malware Exploits GateKeeper Bypass Bug that Apple Left Unpatched

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Cybersecurity researchers from Intego are warning about possible active exploitation of an unpatched security vulnerability in Apple’s macOS Gatekeeper security feature details and PoC for which were publicly disclosed late last month. Intego team last week discovered four samples of new macOS malware on VirusTotal that leverage the GateKeeper bypass vulnerability to execute untrusted code on macOS… Read more »

Unpatched Flaw in Xiaomi’s Built-in Browser App Lets Hackers Spoof URLs

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If you are using a Xiaomi’s Mi or Redmi smartphone, you should immediately stop using its built-in MI browser or the Mint browser available on Google Play Store for non-Xiaomi Android devices. That’s because both web browser apps created by Xiaomi are vulnerable to a critical vulnerability which has not yet been patched even after being privately reported… Read more »