62 Results for

quarantine

Article

Workarounds for quarantine bug in OS X Lion

Changes to the sandboxing rules in OS X Lion appear to be flagging files as quarantined when they've been edited by sandboxed applications, with the result that scripts and other executable files no longer work.

By February 10, 2012

Article

I don't use anti-virus software. Am I nuts?

Maybe I'm courting disaster, but my cheapskate approach to security has paid off so far. Here's my secret.

By June 25, 2014

Article

Woman wins competition, clones her dog

A British woman passionately needs her 12-year-old dachshund, Winnie, to be copied. So she wins a competition and a Korean company clones Winnie for free.

By April 9, 2014

Article

Web scammers go too far: They're using cute doggie pics

It seems the latest method to scam money from the innocent is to use cute doggie pics to entice vulnerable dog lovers.

By January 21, 2014

Article

Frictional takes on SCP-inspired space horror

Frictional Games has released a cinematic teaser for its new game, which seems to be a space horror inspired by the SCP (Secure, Contain and Protect) Project.

By October 4, 2013

Article

New OS X Trojan found and blocked by Apple's XProtect

A new command-and-control Trojan for OS X appears to be associated with the Syrian Electronic Army.

By September 22, 2013

Article

Microsoft exec: Infected PCs should be quarantined (Q&A)

Under Scott Charney's plan, ISPs would keep infected PCs off the Internet, much like doctors quarantine sick people and governments restrict smoking in public areas.

By March 2, 2010

Article

Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask about the OS X quarantine system, hot-corner triggers, and file locks in iWork.

By June 21, 2013

Article

How to keep your Mac running in tip-top shape

Here are some tips and tricks to keeping your Mac running at its optimal speed.

By May 31, 2013

Article

PS4's 'play while downloading' feature arrives early on PS3

A feature that lets you play games before they've finished downloading will debut on a PS3 game in a couple of weeks, ahead of the PS4.

By May 19, 2013