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A look at Intego's 2013 security software for OS X

Intego's new approach to security offers a simple interface with more relevant software.

By March 7, 2013


Ten simple, common-sense security tips

Security doesn't have to be complicated, as shown by these quick and easy alternatives to the conventional wisdom on passwords, privacy, backups, ID theft, and other tech-safety matters.

By October 9, 2012


Apple adjusts its tune on security in OS X

Instead of pushing a lackadaisical approach to security, Apple is now promoting OS X's options as aids for users' security.

By June 25, 2012


Addressing Apple Target Disk Mode security concerns

Apple's Target Disk Mode is useful for troubleshooting, but it does bypass the file security offered in OS X, which may be a concern for some people. Here are a couple of ways to better secure your Mac from unauthorized access via Target Disk Mode.

By September 19, 2011


Security concerns on Apple's FileVault decryption via FireWire

Since the news of Passware being able to decrypt FileVault over FireWire connections, Mac users might be concerned about the integrity of the security on their computers.

By February 2, 2012


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


About data security with Safari-only mode in OS X Lion

Apple's Safari-only mode is a new feature in OS X that comes with iCloud. Here is how it works and the options that both it and OS X provide for securing your files.

By October 19, 2011


Apple to ramp up security in OS X 10.7 Lion?

Apple is releasing beta builds of OS X 10.7 Lion to select individuals, including some notable security experts and critics, suggesting the company is focusing on security in the next OS.

By February 25, 2011


Tip: Beef up default system security in OS X

Apple has a number of options and system settings for enhancing security, most of which are available if you browse through the system preferences, but there are also other settings and practices that can help increase security.

By February 23, 2010


Why we can't have nice security

A recently discovered flaw in many encrypted USB drives provides an object lesson in why IT security is so blessed hard.

By January 12, 2010