Causes include code signature errors, app translocation, damaged documents, and corrupted or incompatible preference file.
Since November 2020, every T2 and Apple silicon Mac that has booted Big Sur or later in Full Security mode has check the integrity of its 9 GB SSV.
APFS has no feature to check file data integrity. Dintch and Fintch are two apps that tag files with SHA-256 hashes to address this. New versions.
Enabling CFNetwork diagnostic logging now requires SIP to be disabled in macOS 13.4.
The update to macOS Ventura 13.4 is relatively small, and brings several improvements and fixes, including the following […]
Apple has just released the update to bring macOS 13 Ventura to version 13.4 (build 22F66), and security […]
Which extended attributes are attached to downloaded archives and apps? How do they fit in with provenance tracking?
If you thought that App Translocation only happens to apps left in their original folders and not moved, and doesn’t happen after first run, this could come as a surprise.
Full listings of each version of macOS and update installed on that Mac, now includes RSRs. A mine of information.
Major macOS releases from Sierra to Ventura, with full details of each release and security update. Also updates to XProtect, MRT and Gatekeeper.