IT Security

IT Security

Current and important security information, including timely alerts and advice on prevailing threats and general good counsel on organisational IT security.



A public Proof-of-Concept (POC) exploit has been published on software development website GitHub which confirms there is a flaw in Azure AD that allows for brute-force attacks. This means attackers can make multiple attempts at guessing a username and password until credentials are accepted. Microsoft initially said this mechanism was deliberate, but have since seemingly back tracked.

Apple Spyware

Apple has released security updates for a zero-click vulnerability found in Apple devices including iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch. The flaw was discovered by an independent researcher, and as a result, anyone with an Apple device listed above are urged to update their devices immediately to protect themselves from the malware.

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