Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#335 PSA: Updated Apple certificate means old OSX installers don’t work anymore
There's one edge case for people who frequently troubleshoot and fix Macs, as pointed out by TidBits: old OS X installers downloaded from the Mac App Store before the certificate's expiration date will no longer work. This includes not just installers for El Capitan, but also downloaded installers for Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, and Lion—every OS X installer issued using the Mac App Store. It also affects any USB install disks you've created using the downloaded installer.
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#335 PSA: Updated Apple certificate means old OSX installers don’t work anymore
#334 First step in cross-platform Trojan bankers from Brazil done
#333 Weak bank password policies leave 350 million vulnerable
#332 Amazon just removed encryption from the software powering Kindles, phones, and tablets
#331 Time to pay attention: The Internet of Things is about to go mainstream
#330 Businesses are still scared of reporting cyberattacks to the police
#329 Operation Fingerprint: a look into several angler exploit kit malvertising campaigns (PDF)
#328 US bank hacker faces long jail term
#327 OpenSSL operating with renewed vision two years after Heartbleed
#326 Gentle reminder at RSA: hacking back is a bad idea
#325 Windows built-in PDF reader exposes edge browser to hacking
#324 UK: 'Trolls' face criminal prosecution for fake online profiles
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