Analecta Cyber Company Blog: April 2015


New Bug Fix for Macs Can Help Businesses Avoid Hacker Threat

A recently released operating system bug fix can protect businesses that use Apple iMacs against a potentially devastating vulnerability that could expose records, e-mail and financial data to theft by hacking.
On April 8, Apple Inc. released an updated version of the Mac operating system to address the flaw, which was identified in October 2014 and affects Macs running OS version 10.10.2 or older.


ShellBOT Attacks Increase Nearly 400% and Begin Authenticating

In early April, sensors deployed by Analecta have shown a 400% increase in attempted ShellShock Botnet activities. Sources for the scans include:

Scanning IPs