Apple mistakenly approved a widely-used malware to run on Macs

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  1. mood

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    Apple mistakenly approved a widely-used malware to run on Macs
    August 31, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/08/31/apple-notarized-mac-malware/
    Objective-See (Patrick Wardle): Apple Approved Malware
     
  2. Rasheed187

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    LOL, what a major blunder by Apple. :p
     
  3. mood

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    ...again:

    Apple notarizes six malicious apps posing as Flash installers
    Apple notarization process bypassed for the second time in six weeks
    October 23, 2020

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/apple-notarizes-six-malicious-apps-posing-as-flash-installers/
    Intezer: Apple notarizes new Mac malware… again
     
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  5. mood

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    Apple-Notarized Malware: What It Is and How It Affects Mac Users
    November 22, 2020
    https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-s...e-notarized-malware-how-it-affects-mac-users/
     
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