Sales of ‘smart’ devices like thermostats are growing exponentially. But how can you place trust in their security?
Most modern routers enable UPnP – Universal Plug and Play – by default. This might be a good […]
You may have read of the recently disclosed ‘dyld’ privilege escalation vulnerability in OS X 10.10. This was […]
An email footer contained a link to a website, which redirected my browser to a sex chat site. What should I do?
Most systems in everyday life had readily accessible fallbacks that you could rely on when the system of first choice was not available. We seem to have lost those now.
Apple’s products have become more popular with malware authors too. How does Yosemite improve defences against Trojans and other nasties?
One of the security fixes announced in OS X 10.10.3 was a puzzle. In the words of Apple’s […]
Updates to Patrick Wardle’s DHS utility, and a couple of AppleScript hacks to scan for suspect code.
Latest news on dylib hijacking, with a list of vulnerable apps and a free tool to inspect Disk Images for suspect contents.
OS X security has just changed. Very significantly. Why downloading apps or updates over non-secure connections puts your Mac at risk.