Tag: mac users

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Snake cyberespionage malware is ready to bite Mac users

May 5, 2017

Via: Networkworld Security

A sophisticated Russian cyberespionage group is readying attacks against Mac users and has recently ported its Windows backdoor program to macOS. The group, known in the security industry as Snake, Turla or Uroburos, has been active since at least 2007 […]


Apple shuts down first-ever ransomware attack against Mac users

March 7, 2016

Via: Networkworld Security

With the help of security researchers, Apple over the weekend quickly blocked a cyberattack aimed at infecting Mac users with file-encrypting malware known as ransomware. The incident is believed to be the first Apple-focused attack using ransomware, which typically targets […]