We’ve heard about the recent abuses for Apple’s AirTags used in tracking and stalking issues in recent months. While tools exist for detection under the Apple ecosystem, limited options exist for Android and none under Linux. We’ll explore the AirTag beacons and showcase some tools for detecting beacons and creating our own for testing under Linux. We’ll also show some ways to take our methods even further as an exercise left unto the reader.
In the Security News FreeBSD and the software supply chain, open-source implies that its open, hardcoded passwords are always bad, on-again, off-again, on-again, privilege escelation defined, preparing for quantum, so many vulnerabilities, CosmicStrand another UEFI firmware rootkit, & reviving ancient computers!
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