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Why Take Control Was Labeled “Not Secure” Briefly

For a few days recently, Google Chrome users were warned “Your connection is not private” when loading the Take Control Web site. Luckily, that statement was far more extreme than the reality, since Google was instead punishing a top-level certificate authority for bad behavior. Nonetheless, we had to switch to a new certificate authority quickly. Adam Engst tells the story.

 
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1Password 6.3.2

1Password Introduces Individual Subscriptions

Disable Find My Mac by Resetting NVRAM

Firefox Filters More Uses of Flash

Safari 9.1.2

Security Update 2016-004 (Mavericks and Yosemite)

Microsoft Office 2016 15.24 and Office 2011 14.6.6

ClamXav 2.9

 

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Carbon Copy Cloner 4.1.9

Share Passwords Securely with One-Time Secret

CrashPlan 4.7

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