OxCERT probes, and firewalling

Note for external users: This post relates to a service that OxCERT offers to units within the University in the form of occasional port scans for ports related to particular known threats that we are tracking. This post looks at … Continue reading

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Musings on Mac Malware

Over the past couple of weeks, OxCERT have been somewhat overwhelmed by Mac malware. This isn’t quite the first time we’ve dealt with problems on Macs – we’ve seen several compromised over the years through weak or exposed ssh credentials, … Continue reading

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Apple and security support

In a companion article I discuss Mac malware, and how this has recently become much more of a problem than has previously been the case. As well as Apple’s apparently slow response to a recent vulnerability, and general air of … Continue reading

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