Security firm finds some Macs vulnerable to 'firmware' attacks

(Reuters) – Since 2015, Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has tried to protect its Mac line of computers from a form of hacking that is extremely hard to detect, but it has not been entirely successful in getting the fixes to its customers, according to research released on Friday by Duo Security. Duo examined what is known […] Read more »

Population Doomsday Scientist Attacks Pope’s Climate Message

In a rare note of dissent from a prominent scientist, Paul Ehrlich is denouncing Pope Francis’s call to action on climate change, stating that the pope’s rhetoric will be as “ineffective as ignoring the problem altogether” unless the world’s billion Catholics embrace population control. Read more… All articles Read more »

Hackers Uncloak GPS Attacks That Can Kill DJI Drones Or Bypass White House Ban

Researchers from Chinese security and app store giant Qihoo 360 show off a GPS spoofing attack on a DJI drone. They say it can be used to send users UAVs into non-fly zones. That includes the White House, which DJI designated a no-go area after a drunk federal employee crashed his own drone on the […] Read more »