The Hacker's Guide to OS X: Exploiting OS X from the Root Up

By Robert Bathurst, Russ Rogers, Alijohn Ghassemlouei

Written by means of skilled penetration testers the fabric awarded discusses the fundamentals of the OS X atmosphere and its vulnerabilities. together with yet constrained to; program porting, virtualization usage and offensive strategies on the kernel, OS and instant point. This booklet offers a finished in-depth consultant to exploiting and compromising the OS X platform whereas delivering the mandatory safety and countermeasure recommendations that may be used to prevent hackers

As a source to the reader, the better half site will offer hyperlinks from the authors, remark and updates.

*Provides correct details together with many of the most recent OS X threats

*Easily obtainable to these with none past OS X event

*Useful counsel and methods for exploiting and compromising OS X structures

*Includes dialogue of shielding and countermeasure functions and the way to exploit them

*Covers cellular IOS vulnerabilities

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