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Trojans exploit Mac OS X ARDAgent flaw

A group of hackers are working to create a collection of exploits a vulnerability within Mac OS X 10.4 and 10.5.

By June 24, 2008

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Major Mac OS X security hole uncovered; workaround available

A major flaw in the Apple Remote Desktop Agent (ARDAgent) may allow shell scripts to be run as root.

By June 24, 2008

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MacFixIt Answers

MacFixIt Answers is a feature in which we answer questions e-mailed from our readers. This week we have questions on SUID file errors when fixing permissions, options for ejecting optical drives, problems with optical drives immediately ejecting, and the lack of a track joining option for audio books in iTunes 10.

By October 7, 2010

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Mac OS X 10.5.x Special Report: Try installing the larger version of 10.5.1 for various problems

Mac OS X 10.5.x Special Report: Try installing the larger version of 10.5.1 for various problems

By November 29, 2007

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More about the Leopard 10.5.1 updater: try installing the larger version

I didn't even realize there were two versions!

By November 16, 2007

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Leopard (Mac OS X 10.5): Repair permissions takes too long or does not complete

Various error messages accompany the delay or complete stall.

By October 31, 2007

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Miscellaneous responses to the 10.5.1 Leopard update

Numerous bugs aren't fixed, and a few readers suffered disasters from installing the update.

By November 16, 2007

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Thoughts on Permissions

Some ideas about Leopard permissions problems and what you can readily do about them.

By November 8, 2007

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About OS X system processes

Following our recent article discussing the launch sequence of OS X and how processes are organized, we have had requests about exactly what processes are running in OS X and wha

By July 24, 2009

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Mac OS X 10.5.x Special Report: Permissions problems (general)

Mac OS X 10.5.x Special Report: Permissions problems (general)

By November 29, 2007