Some time ago experts team, Google Project Zero found in the nucleus of Apple’s desktop operating system threat vulnerability that can help the cyber criminals to access the computer without user’s consent. According to reports, the cupertinos are already actively working to resolve the issue.
The security professionals did not revealed all the details about his discovery. However, they reported that to gain access to the user’s computer, the attacker needs to make certain changes in the image of a mounted file system. Moreover, experts argue that to detect such a change is possible only after computer is hacked.
It is noteworthy that the vulnerability was discovered a long time ago – back in the fall of 2018. Almost immediately Google Project Zero gave information to Apple, but cupertinos began to tackle the problem recently. In fact, the experts were forced to speak publicly about his findings in order to stimulate Apple faster to close the security gap for macOS.