Skype, Apple, and Wi-Fi Alliance – Paul’s Security Weekly #543
In the news, prosecutors say Mac Spyware stole millions of user images over 13 years, Skype finally getting end-to-end encryption, Apple set to patch yet another macOS password security flaw, 147 security vulnerabilities reported in ICS mobile applications, we discuss,and more on this episode of Paul’s Security Weekly!
Prosecutors Say Mac Spyware Stole Millions Of User Images Over 13 Years - Disgusting The indictment, filed in US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio's Eastern Division, went on to say that Durachinsky developed a control panel that allowed him to manipulate infected computers and view live images from several machines simultaneously. The indictment also said he produced visual depictions of one or more minors engaging in sexually explicit conduct and that the depiction was transported across state lines. He allegedly developed a version of Fruitfly that was capable of infecting Windows computers as well. Prosecutors are asking the court for an order requiring Durachinsky to forfeit any property he derived from his 13-year campaign, an indication that he may have sold the images and data he acquired to others.
Cyber-criminals are upping their game to take advantage of all the financial customers who are new to the mobile platform or accessing it more frequently, said credit union executives during an SC Media Finance Conference on Tuesday.