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Security add-ons


A look at Intego Internet Security Barrier X6 for OS X

When it comes to a full Internet security suite for OS X, one of the more-robust options out there is Intego's Internet Security Barrier X6.

By November 22, 2011


Browsers tackle the 'BEAST' Web security problem

Mozilla considers disabling Java in Firefox as a solution to a weakness with the Transport Layer Security protocol used for accessing sensitive Web sites.

By September 29, 2011


Apple canceling security updates for PowerPC Macs

With Apple's latest update, it appears the company has stopped issuing security updates for OS X 10.5, which means that PowerPC-based Macs will be left more vulnerable.

By September 12, 2011


Browser security and privacy tips

Simple ways to keep malware off your PC and snoops at bay while using the Web.

By June 8, 2009


IE, Firefox, and the add-on security problem

Browsers have an add-on security problem, but how big it becomes depends on how vigilant users are in patching the add-ons.

By November 24, 2008


Three ways to improve Windows security

Part one of the "10-Step Security" refresh focuses on keeping Microsoft's Windows XP and Windows Vista operating systems patched and protected.

By December 17, 2008


With 'Ubiquity,' Mozilla chooses functionality over security

Mozilla's Ubiquity brings awesome functionality, while at the same time completely punting on end-user security. Is this responsible?

By October 8, 2008


Security Update 2008-002 v1.1: worse than the original?

Old problems resurface, old fixes don't work.

By March 31, 2008


Set Internet Explorer and Firefox to maximize your security

Make sure your browser is as safe as possible by tweaking its default security settings.

By March 19, 2008