What does the Supplemental Update do to the High Sierra installer? An exploration using the installer, an external SSD, and a bootable USB memory stick.
A crass security bug, not changing version numbers, undocumented file formats, and stunted log access: components in the new RDF.
As usual, Apple’s release notes for the Supplemental Update to High Sierra, released on 5 October 2017, fall […]
Apple has released a “supplemental update” for macOS High Sierra 10.13 from the App Store. According to the […]
Apple has very recently pushed out an update to Gatekeeper’s configuration data, bringing it to version 131, which […]
A checklist of the latest EFI firmware versions which should be running on each recent Mac model.
List of current version numbers for security data files and other systems which Apple may push silent updates for. Includes new EFI firmware checker.
Consolation can now open logarchive and individual tracev3 log files, provided that they conform to Apple’s logarchive format.
As Apple controls hardware, firmware, system software, and their updates, EFI firmware should be kept up to date reliably. But it isn’t. What’s gone wrong?
Apple has today pushed updates to the configuration data used by XProtect, and that for its malware removal […]