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Open Links from Mail in the Background

Tired of switching back and forth between Mail and your Web browser every time you click a link in a TidBITS issue or other email message? Here's an easy workaround. Hold down the Command key when you click links in Mail to open them in your browser without switching away from Mail. That way you can keep reading in Mail and then read all the Web pages you've opened.

 
 

Scary Internet Scam Becoming Disturbingly Common

Infected Web sites are trapping users by apparently freezing their browsers, making it hard to escape. These sites offer to release the browser either with live help that is dangerously invasive or by demanding a ransom. Not actually malware, this social engineering attack has been called “scareware” or “ransomware.”

 
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Microsoft Office 2011 14.5.3

MacBook Pro Flash Storage Firmware Update 1.0

CrashPlan 4.3

Security Update 2015-005

Mac EFI Security Update 2015-001

Safari 8.0.7, 7.1.7, and 6.2.7

ClamXav 2.8.1

11 Stupid Backup Strategies

ChronoSync 4.6.2 and ChronoAgent 1.5.3

 

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CrashPlan 4.2

SpamSieve 2.9.20

Keeping Up with the Snoops 11: News at Eleven

Little Snitch 3.5.3

Microsoft Office 2011 14.5.1

“Take Control of Security for Mac Users” Ready for Everyone

ChronoSync 4.6.1 and ChronoAgent 1.5.2

Keeping Up with the Snoops X 10.0

Safari 8.0.6, 7.1.6, and 6.2.6

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