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Tag: security

  1. macOS quality as measured by Apple’s update release rate

    There’s a lot of chatter out there that High Sierra is potentially the worst macOS release ever…

  2. Apple’s HomeKit security screwup spotlights the risk of smart homes

    The latest iOS 11.2 update held a zero-day vulnerability attackers could exploit to control smart home devices, including connected locks…

  3. Zero-day iOS HomeKit flaw allowed remote access to IoT devices including door locks, garage door openers; fix rolling out

    A HomeKit vulnerability in the current version of iOS 11.2 has been demonstrated…

  4. Apple’s iMac Pro ‘A1862’ model number spotted ahead of expected December launch

    While little else solid is known about the iMac Pro’s shipping configuration with only a matter of days…

  5. Why are there so many macOS and iOS bugs?

    If you’ve been paying attention to the Apple-sphere recently, you might have noticed…

  6. Updating to latest macOS 10.13.1 disables Apple’s ‘root’ bug patch; you’ll need to reinstall Apple’s root security fix

    It appears Apple’s quick fix for the recently discovered root user bug can be disabled…

  7. Apple’s macOS High Sierra bug fix arrives with a new bug – here’s the fix

    After fixing that embarrassing macOS High Sierra bug that let anyone create a root account on a Mac without a root password…

  8. Apple on Mac flaw: ‘We apologize to all Mac users. Our customers deserve better. We are auditing our development processes.’

    Apple Inc said on Wednesday it would review its software development processes…

  9. Apple releases fix for macOS High Sierra administrator authentication bypass flaw

    Apple today released Security Update 2017-001 macOS High Sierra v10.13.1 which…

  10. Tim Cook’s sloppy, unfocused Apple rushes to fix a major Mac security bug

    Apple’s quality of business execution is slipping; their quality control is not all it should be…

  11. What to do about Apple’s shameful Mac security flaw in macOS High Sierra

    Someone at Apple seriously dropped the ball and put an unforgivable security flaw inside macOS High Sierra…

  12. Apple’s iMac Pro might be the first ARM Mac, but it won’t be the last

    In the latest in a long line of leaks lately, a recent report says that the upcoming iMac Pro…

  13. Google collects Android settlers’ locations even when location services are ‘disabled’

    Many people realize that smartphones track their locations. But what if you actively turn off location services?

  14. Apple’s iMac Pro could include mobile connectivity for ‘always on’ theft protection

    Even the cheapest iMac Pro costs $4999 and is thus far more expensive than any other iMac model…

  15. Apple’s services are like lousy sex

    Apple’s services are often very misunderstood…

  16. Why does iMac Pro have an Apple A10 Fusion chip inside?

    According to some digging into Apple’s ‘BridgeOS 2.0’ code and macOS this weekend…

  17. Germany bans smartwatches for children over spying concerns

    A German regulator has banned the sale of smartwatches aimed at children…

  18. How Apple turns boring tech chores into exciting key features

    When Apple comes to mind, it probably conjures images of slick, carefully engineered devices…

  19. Apple’s Face ID is the most compelling advancement in security I have seen in a very long time

    Every year, as I travel around the security conference circuit, the hallway conversations…

  20. Lock it down: The macOS security guide

    Malware is everywhere, and Macs are not immune…

  21. Apple to help India develop anti-spam app after face-off with regulator

    Apple Inc has agreed to give limited help to the Indian government to develop an anti-spam mobile application…

  22. We wouldn’t worry about someone spoofing your iPhone X’s Face ID with an elaborate mask

    Bkav claims to have pulled this off using a consumer-level 3D printer, a hand-sculpted nose, normal 2D printing and a custom skin surface…

  23. In iOS 11, Apple overcomplicates Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

    Remember when Microsoft made radical user interface changes in Windows 8…

  24. Cybersecurity firm tricks Apple’s Face ID with painstakingly built 3D mask

    A cybersecurity firm have apparently successfully tricked Face ID into unlocking with a specially made mask…

  25. OSX/Proton trojan is back! Here’s what Mac users need to know

    The discovery of yet another compromised download server distributing infected software…

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