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May 22, 2017 - 01:17 PM UTC — AAPL: 153.90 (+0.84, +0.55%) | NASDAQ: 6122.93 (+39.23, +0.64%)

Tag: security

  1. Apple’s new iCloud security requirements: How it affects you and the software you use

    If you use iCloud for email, calendar events, or contacts with any apps other than those made by Apple,…

  2. Why Google Assistant can’t beat Apple’s Siri for iPhone users

    Some people think Google’s virtual assistant beats Siri in reliability and capability…

  3. Microsoft held back free fix that could’ve contained the devastating WannaCry Windows PC epidemic

    Microsoft held back from distributing a free repair for old versions of its software that could have slowed last week’s devastating ransomware attack…

  4. Google Assistant features that Apple’s Siri can’t currently match

    Earlier this week, Google finally put the Google Assistant onto iPhones..

  5. Why Apple dominates the mobile enterprise

    Digital transformation is the dominant story of today…

  6. Warning: Panic’s source code for several of its Mac and iOS apps stolen

    The Mac and iOS software developer Panic has had the source code for several of its apps stolen…

  7. The Microsoft Tax: How to avoid the WannaCry virus if you’re slumming it with Windows on your Mac

    The worm/virus combination could hit a Mac user with a Boot Camp partition or Windows virtual machines…

  8. Microsoft faulted over massive ransomware cyberattack

    There’s a blame game brewing over who’s responsible for the massive cyberattack…

  9. Alphabet to push Google Assistant to iPhone as standalone app via Apple’s App Store

    Google is set to announce a version of its AI-powered assistant for Apple Inc.’s iPhone as soon as Wednesday…

  10. North Korea thought to be behind worldwide cyber attack on Windows PCs

    A hacking group linked to North Korea is thought to be behind the cyber attack…

  11. Apple patches 30 security holes in macOS Sierra

    Apple squashed 30 security holes in macOS Sierra with the release of macOS 10.12.5 on Monday…

  12. Tim Cook’s refusal to create iPhone backdoor for FBI vindicated by ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack on Windows PCs

    The proliferation of the WannaCry ransomware last week unequivocally justifies Apple’s steadfast refusal to help the FBI…

  13. The Microsoft Tax: Rapidly replicating Windows PC worm spreads as experts try to limit damage; Macintosh unaffected

    Employees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they’re victims…

  14. The Microsoft Tax: Leaked NSA malware hijacks Windows PCs worldwide; Macintosh unaffected

    In mid-April, an arsenal of powerful software tools apparently designed by the NSA…

  15. Mac HandBrake Virus: How to check if your Mac is infected

    HandBrake is an open-source video transcoder that’s available on Mac…

  16. President Trump fires FBI Director James Comey who called for iPhone backdoor

    President Trump has fired the director of the F.B.I., James B. Comey…

  17. Why your next Echo command should be: ‘Disconnect me from the internet’

    Dr. Herbert Lin, one of the nation’s pre-eminent thinkers on cybersecurity policy…

  18. After U.S. gov’t refuses to declassify sum paid for FBI’s San Bernardino iPhone hack, Senator Dianne Feinstein inadvertently reveals it

    Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate committee that oversees the FBI, said publicly this week that the government paid $900,000 to break into the locked iPhone…

  19. Handbrake warns Mac users after mirror download server hack

    Anyone who has downloaded HandBrake on Mac between [02/May/2017 14:30 UTC] and [06/May/2017 11:00 UTC] needs to verify…

  20. ABI Research: Strong security proves essential for enterprise smartwatch adoption

    ABI Research forecasts enterprise smartwatch shipments will reach nearly 14 million in 2022…

  21. Florida judge orders reality TV actress to unlock Apple iPhone in ‘sextortion’ case

    A reality TV actress accused in an extortion case involving sex videos must give up her iPhone password…

  22. Use a VPN to protect your internet privacy

    Worried about your ISP? Is someone on your coffee shop’s Wi-Fi? A virtual private network (VPN) can help protect your privacy…

  23. Miami sextortion case asks if a suspect can be forced to hand over Apple iPhone password

    Next week, a local judge in Miami-Dade County, Florida, is expected to issue a key ruling…

  24. Thieves steal $24,000 in Macs, iPads, and iPhones from Apple Store Corte Madera

    Five burglars in their late teens or early 20s entered the store and grabbed…

  25. Google’s Chromebooks are still spying on grade school students

    Google is successfully dumping millions of low-cost Chromebooks on U.S. schools, enabling the mass collection and storage of information on children without the consent of their parents…

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