Thoughtful, detailed coverage of the Mac, iPhone, and iPad, plus the best-selling Take Control ebooks.

 

 

Pick an apple! 
 
 

Apple Issues Urgent Security Updates to OS X and Safari

Apple has issued three security updates for OS X and Safari to address vulnerabilities discovered by the watchdog group Citizen Lab and the security research team Lookout.

 
Show summaries of articles

More Thoughts on Apple’s Stance on Backdoors

Thoughts on Tim Cook’s Open Letter Criticizing Backdoors

Sparkle Vulnerability Real, but Exploits Highly Unlikely

1Password 6.0.2

Carbon Copy Cloner 4.1.7

Little Snitch 3.6.3

 

Fujitsu ScanSnap Scanners — Save your business time and money
with our easy-to-use small ScanSnap Scanner line. Eliminate
paper piles by scanning documents, business cards, and receipts.
Visit us at: <http://budurl.me/sstb>
 

Why Apple Defends Encryption

ClamXav 2.8.9

Security Update 2016-001 (Mavericks and Yosemite)

Carbon Copy Cloner 4.1.6

ChronoSync 4.6.5

ClamXav 2.8.8

Next 20 articles for Stay Safe on Your Computer...

 

Make friends and influence people by sponsoring TidBITS!
Put your company and products in front of tens of thousands of
savvy, committed Apple users who actually buy stuff.
More information: <http://tidbits.com/advertising.html>