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

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

Robert Bathurst, Russ Rogers, Alijohn Ghassemlouei

Language: English

Pages: 248

ISBN: 1597499501

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

Written by two experienced penetration testers the material presented discusses the basics of the OS X environment and its vulnerabilities. Including but limited to; application porting, virtualization utilization and offensive tactics at the kernel, OS and wireless level. This book provides a comprehensive in-depth guide to exploiting and compromising the OS X platform while offering the necessary defense and countermeasure techniques that can be used to stop hackers

As a resource to the reader, the companion website will provide links from the authors, commentary and updates.

*Provides relevant information including some of the latest OS X threats

*Easily accessible to those without any prior OS X experience

*Useful tips and strategies for exploiting and compromising OS X systems

*Includes discussion of defensive and countermeasure applications and how to use them

*Covers mobile IOS vulnerabilities





















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