MAC Thunderbolt Port Rootkit? – Yep

thunderstrike-hack-infecting-apple-mac-with-bootkit-summarySo it hasn’t been proven to have so far be put into place, but on the other hand, there are no current tests or scanners that can detect if a MAC rootkit has indeed been put on your PC. During a major security conference, a researcher demonstrated step by step how to make such a rootkit. Called the Thunderstrike Attack, Trammell Hudson has proven this attack to be viable, and potentially very problematic. You can read the blog about the hack, or watch the presentation via Youtube.

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