By Roger Fingas Thursday, January 31, 2019, 07:46 am PT (10:46 am ET) Newly-discovered Mac malware is geared toward stealing browser cookies for cryptocurrency exchanges such as Coinbase and Bittrex, security researchers say. The code is based on "OSX.DarthMiner," uncovered in late 2018, members of Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42 reported on Thursday. Some other targeted … [Read more...] about New ‘CookieMiner’ malware aims to steal cryptocurrency logins from Mac owners
Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42 security division recently discovered malware that targeted the Mac platform, and it enables hackers to steal browser cookies, or login credentials, associated with mainstream cryptocurrency exchanges and wallet service websites. The malware, developed from OSX.DarthMiner, also steals saved passwords in Chrome, and it also attempts to steal … [Read more...] about Palo Alto Networks: Mac malware steals your cryptocurrency exchange cookies
HardwareThe most impressive thing about the new Mini is its selection of ports. There's Ethernet, a headphone jack and four USB-C connections (supporting Thunderbolt 3). It also sports a full-size HDMI port and two old-school USB-3 Type-A ports. Apple has been so aggressive about removing useful ports I was worried we'd see a box with nothing but a pair of USB-C inputs. The … [Read more...] about Apple Mac Mini review (2018): A video editor’s perspective
Someone impersonating administrators of cryptocurrency-related discussion channels on Slack, Discord, and other social messaging platforms has been attempting to lure others into installing macOS malware. The social-engineering campaign consists of posting a script in discussions and encouraging people to copy and paste that script into a Terminal window on their Macs. The … [Read more...] about Really dumb malware targets cryptocurrency fans using Macs
By AppleInsider Staff Saturday, May 12, 2018, 05:26 am PT (08:26 am ET) New apps and updates to existing software are published in the App Store and other software marketplaces all the time, and keeping track of them all is an impossible task for most people. AppleInsider has gathered together some of the highlight macOS and iOS software updates and new apps that surfaced in … [Read more...] about App Roundup: Fender Play for iOS, Microsoft Visual Studio for Mac, Pinball Arcade, Gmail for iOS, more!