In a mocking and hilarious Chromebook ad, Google takes aim at the various issues Windows and macOS users encounter while using these operating systems.
Security researchers have discovered a precursor of the notorious Proton macOS malware. This supposed precursor appears to have been developed back in 2016, a year before Proton, and uploaded on VirusTotal, where it remained undetected for nearly two years until May 2018, when Kaspersky researchers stumbled upon it.
Security researchers have spotted a new Mac malware family that's currently being advertised on cryptocurrency-focused Slack and Discord channels.
macOS Mojave includes a feature called Dynamic Desktop that causes your wallpaper to cycle through 16 images of the same scene throughout a day. When developer Timothy Johnson saw this he decided he wanted to write a similar program that would work with Windows 10. Thus theÂ WinDynamicDesktop.was born.
Apple's macOS surreptitiously creates and caches thumbnails for images and other file types stored on password-protected / encrypted containers (hard drives, partitions), according to Wojciech ReguÅa and Patrick Wardle, two macOS security experts.
Today at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2018, Apple announced a new version of the macOS operating system âversion 10.14, codenamed Mojave.
Apple has released security updates this week for seven products âmacOS, iOS, watchOS, iTunes for Windows, tvOS, iCloud for Windows, and Safari.
The creators of the encrypted email service, ProtonMail,Â have released a free version of their ProtonVPNÂ VPN software for macOS. Even though the free versionÂ does not contain the full features that you would come to expect from a paid VPN service it is more than capable of obfuscating IP addresses and your location.
Former NSA hacker and current macOS security expert Patrick Wardle has released this week an app named Do Not Disturb that can be used to detect "evil maid" attacks âa term used to describe unknown persons that leverage physical access to hack and steal data from a device.
Apple has released earlier today a quick batch of updates meant to fix security-related bugs in macOS, iOS, and the Safari browser.
Symantec researchers have found a loophole in how iPhone users pair devices with Mac workstations and laptops. They say attackers can exploit this flaw âwhich they named Trustjackingâ to take over devices without the phone owner's knowledge.
Simone Margaritelli, the VP of Research at Zimperium, has created a Linux port of Little Snitch, a popular macOS firewall application. Named OpenSnitch, the Linux port works on the same principles of the Mac version, being a host-based firewall that notifies users when apps attempt to initiate new outgoing network connections.
macOS High Sierra 10.13.4, the latest macOS version released on March 29, breaks support for many externally-connected displays, according to users of four popular app & driver providers.
Coldroot, a remote access trojan (RAT), is still undetectable by most antivirus engines, despite being uploaded and freely available on GitHub for almost two years.
Apple delivered on a promise made last week to publish updates for a bug that crashed Mac and iOS applications that included the " à°à±à°âà°¾ " Indian Telugu character.
A character from the Indian Telugu language will crash multiple applications on iOS and macOS, an Italian blogger has discovered.
Malicious app developers can secretly abuse a macOS API function to take screenshots of the user's screen and then use OCR (Optical Character Recognition) to programmatically read the text found in the image.
On January 23, 2018, Apple released a third set of updates for macOS that backported previous Meltdown patches to older versions of the macOS operating system.
Reminiscent of the old "Effective Power" bug that has long caused iMessage apps to crash on iOS devices, a new bug nicknamed chaiOS has surfaced this week with similar repercussions.