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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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ChronoSync 4.7.1

1Password 6.5.1

Safari 10.0.1

Security Update 2016-006 (Yosemite) and 2016-002 (El Capitan)

Massive DDoS Attack Blocks Access to U.S. Web Sites

ChronoSync 4.7 and ChronoAgent 1.6.1

SpamSieve 2.9.26

1Password 6.3.5

 

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1Password 6.3.3

SpamSieve 2.9.25

Carbon Copy Cloner 4.1.10

SuperDuper 2.9.1

Apple Issues Urgent Security Updates to OS X and Safari

iOS 9.3.5 Blocks Remote Jailbreak

Setting Up and Using Find My iPhone

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