Hackers can now take over the MacBook Pro Touch Bar

With root access on MacOS thanks to a bug in Safari, two independent hackers have managed to take control of a MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar, adding a custom message as a bit of hacker flair.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/16/hackers-can-now-take-over-macbook-pro-touch-bar.html

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New zero-day attack threatens fully patched OS X

Data security
The new exploit allows an application to gain root permissions via a Unix shell, all without ever needing a password. That’s the kind of hack that could cripple deployed systems.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/211668-new-zero-day-attack-threatens-fully-patched-os-x

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