Researchers demonstrate firmware attack targeting Macs

Danny Palmer
clock • 2 min read

Security researchers to demonstrate undetectable 'Thunderstrike 2' attack against Apple firmware

Apple enthusiasts will often smugly tell you that their choice of personal computer is much more secure than any desktop or laptop running a Microsoft Windows operating system. However, two secu...

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