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  • Why the ‘PACMAN’ Exploit Is Proof You Should Always Update Your Mac

    Why the ‘PACMAN’ Exploit Is Proof You Should Always Update Your Mac

    Every piece of tech carries the risk of bugs and security flaws, but Macs running Apple’s M1 chips are apparently vulnerable to an all-new category of threat. Security researchers at MIT’s Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have discovered a hardware-based exploit — dubbed “PACMAN” — that could theoretically allow someone to bypass a…