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Make Sure You’re Getting OS X Security Data

There’s a poorly worded checkbox buried in the App Store pane of System Preferences that, if you misinterpret the interface, can result in your Mac failing to download critical anti-malware data. Adam Engst unwittingly had it set wrong, and if you do too, read on to learn how to get it right.

 
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SuperDuper 2.8

ClamXav 2.8.5

Apple Alerts Developers about Xcode Downloads

XcodeGhost Exploits the Security Economics of Apple’s Ecosystem

ChronoSync 4.6.3

Carbon Copy Cloner 4.1.4

 

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Security Update 2015-006 (Mountain Lion and Mavericks)

OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite and iOS 8.4.1 Address Numerous Security Holes

What You Need to Know About the Thunderstrike 2 Worm

Microsoft Office 2011 14.5.3

MacBook Pro Flash Storage Firmware Update 1.0

CrashPlan 4.3

Scary Internet Scam Becoming Disturbingly Common

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