The news that Chinese Apple users have been targeted with an unprecedented type of malware that compromises both machines running OS X and devices running iOS has resounded across the Internet on Thursday.
A Swedish researcher has unearthed a serious bug that affects the newest version of OS X - version 10.10, or Yosemite - and which could allow attackers to gain complete control of the target's Mac machine.
Phishing scams targeting Apple users saw a dramatic upswing in Q3 of this year.
In the wake of the claims that the Chinese authorities have mounted a MITM attack against iCloud and Microsoft account holders by redirecting them to spoofed login pages, Apple has published an update of iCloud.com security.
With last week's official release of OS X Yosemite (v10.10), Apple has solved some critical security issues that could adversely affect users.