You will probably have seen in the news recently that a number of well known websites have been hacked, and lists of passwords compromised, so we thought we’d write up an article about password security. Sites like MyHeritage and TicketMaster are just ones from the past few weeks, and this has been going on for..
Hi there. I hope you’ve had a good holiday and New Year’s celebration! For this blog, I thought I’d do something a little different, and go over 10 Security tips for the average user. For many technical people, the festive season is the perfect time for family and friends to quiz them on technology related..
What’s the issue? Adobe posted a notice a few days ago that version 22.214.171.124 and earlier of their Flash player product has a critical security vulnerability. The vulnerability can be exploited by getting a user to open a document, web page or email containing a specially crafted Flash file. This can be masked as a..
Hi all, and welcome to another “I wrote something handy and thought I should share” blog. In this post I’ll go over two scripts I’ve written to check for and install all available updates to the XProtect and MRT security tools, included in macOS. Some Background In the MacAdmins ‘JamfNation’ Slack Channel, someone asked about..