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How to Know Your iPod Model

If you have an old iPod but aren't sure exactly which model it is, check the info at the Web page linked below. You'll find lots of photos and information that will help you determine exactly which model you have.

Visit Identifying iPod Models

 
 

How the Apple Watch Could Improve Security

As a secure second device likely to be with its owner at nearly all times, the Apple Watch offers some compelling opportunities to improve account security.

 
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Keeping Up with the Snoops 9: Junk in the PRISM Trunk

Take Control of Security for Mac Users, Chapter 12: Recover from a Disaster

Chapter 12 of “Take Control of Security for Mac Users” Available

1Password 5.3

Security Update 2015-004 (Mountain Lion, Mavericks)

Safari 8.0.5, 7.1.5, and 6.2.5

Take Control of Security for Mac Users, Chapter 11: Keep Personal Data Private

Chapter 11 of “Take Control of Security for Mac Users” Available

ChronoSync 4.6 and ChronoAgent 1.5.1

How to Say “No Thanks” to Verizon’s Supercookie

 

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Take Control of Security for Mac Users, Chapter 10: Prevent Data Loss and Theft

Chapter 10 of “Take Control of Security for Mac Users” Available

Backblaze 4.0

Safari 8.0.4, 7.1.4, and 6.2.4

Take Control of Security for Mac Users, Chapter 9: Manage iCloud Security

Chapter 9 of “Take Control of Security for Mac Users” Available

Security Update 2015-003 (Yosemite)

Macs Not Vulnerable to BadUSB Attack

Apple Pay Exposes Insecure Bank Policies

Take Control of Security for Mac Users, Chapter 8: Surf the Web Safely

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