Hackers target Mac OS and Linux

Tuesday, 3 May 2005, 10:26 AM EST

Malicious code writers are increasingly targeting non-Windows systems such as Mac OS and Linux, a security research group said Monday.

In its top 20 list of the most critical Internet vulnerabilities in the first quarter, the Sans Institute reported that security flaws were found in cross platform media players such as Apple's iTunes, RealNetwork's RealOne Player and RealPlayer, and Nullsoft's Winamp.

By Antone Gonsalves at Authority.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

What IT skills are in demand?

IT security tops the list of skills that teams need most, and one out of five reported having difficulty finding skilled talent for cloud initiatives. Companies are also looking for pros who have skills in network engineering, systems engineering, IT architecture and network operations.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Apr 17th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //