By Robert Bathurst, Russ Rogers, Alijohn Ghassemlouei
Written by way of skilled penetration testers the cloth provided discusses the fundamentals of the OS X surroundings and its vulnerabilities. together with yet restricted to; software porting, virtualization usage and offensive strategies on the kernel, OS and instant point. This booklet presents a accomplished in-depth consultant to exploiting and compromising the OS X platform whereas supplying the mandatory protection and countermeasure strategies that may be used to prevent hackers
As a source to the reader, the spouse web site will supply hyperlinks from the authors, observation and updates.
*Provides correct info together with a few of the most recent OS X threats
*Easily obtainable to these with none past OS X adventure
*Useful suggestions and techniques for exploiting and compromising OS X structures
*Includes dialogue of protective and countermeasure functions and the way to take advantage of them
*Covers cellular IOS vulnerabilities
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