Critical Flaw in ESET Antivirus Exposes Mac Users to Remote Hacking

By [email protected] (Swati Khandelwal) What could be more exciting for hackers than exploiting a vulnerability in a widely used software without having to struggle too much?

One such easy-to-exploit, but critical vulnerability has been discovered in ESET’s antivirus software that could allow any unauthenticated attackers to remotely execute arbitrary code with root privileges on a Mac system.

The critical security flaw, tracked

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