A Mac security expert has uncovered a technique that hackers could use to take control of Apple computers and steal information that is scrambled to protect it from identity thieves, Reuters reports. Prominent Mac researcher Dino Dai Zovi disclosed the software flaw at the Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas, one of the world's top forums for exchanging information on internet threats. The technique that Dai Zovi unveiled on July 29, dubbed "Machiavelli," only works on machines that already have been victimized. It reportedly can take control of Apple's Safari browser, stealing encrypted data from a user's bank accounts....

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