Cyber-security expert Charlie Miller has found a disturbing vulnerability in Apple's (AAPL)...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Cyber-security expert Charlie Miller has found a disturbing vulnerability in Apple's (AAPL) Macbook. The batteries’ chips are shipped with default passwords. Anyone who discovers them can control the chips’ firmware and potentially hijack them to do anything the hacker wants, like implanting hidden malware, or even cause the batteries to heat up, catch fire or explode.