Mac OS X

Apple Patches Garageband Flaw To Prevent Malicious Code Execution On Mac

The Cupertino company moved to squash another Garageband bug before it got exploted

5 years ago

Apple Mac Attacking Malware Xagent Linked To Russian Hacker Group APT28

The malware can steal passwords and exfiltrate iPhone backup data

5 years ago

Apple Issues Patch For Mac OS X To Protect Against iOS Spying Flaw

Patch your Macs now. Apple issues emergency patch for attack that can turn Macs into spying devices

6 years ago

Microsoft Open Sources Powershell Tool

Also opens Powershell to both Linux and Mac OS X platforms, as Redmond continues open source push

6 years ago

Apple Mac Malware Gives Backdoor Access And Webcam Control

Malware targets OS X and gives attackers webcam access via Tor and full access of compromised Mac

6 years ago

Malwarebytes Extends Malware Protection To Mac Users

Mac attack. Growing ransomware threat on Mac sees security vendor extend its enterprise tool to Apple platform

6 years ago

Apple Refreshes MacBook With More Power, Memory And Battery

IN PICTURES: Apple refreshes the 12 inch MacBook with new processors, 8GB standard memory and it's now availble in pink,…

6 years ago

Apple Updates OS X 10.11.4 And iOS 9.3 To Boost Security

Among the security updates is a critical vulnerability in Apple's Messages app that could have exposed users to risk

6 years ago

Apple Safari Crashes For iOS and Mac Users

Safari users suffer more pain as suggestions blamed for crashing bug

6 years ago

Microsoft Admits Office Crashes On ‘El Capitan’, No Fix Yet

Office 2016 and Outlook 2011 are causing problems for many El Capitan users, Microsoft says

7 years ago

Apple Mac OS X El Capitan Is Now Available As Free Update

Mac OS X El Capitan should make your Mac faster and more efficient, refining on Yosemite

7 years ago

Mac Hit By Second Zero-Day Flaw In As Many Months

The latest unpatched Mac security bug could be exploited by a malicious application to gain control of a system

7 years ago

Should Businesses Be Concerned About Mac Security?

NEWS ANALYSIS: As Mac's security strengths are challenged, should businesses be concerned about using Mac in the enterprise and is…

7 years ago

Malwarebytes Rolls Out Anti-Malware Tool For Macs

New product will help combat Mac malware as part of growing Apple security concerns

7 years ago

Apple iOS, OS X Contain Zero-Day Flaws

Tardy response? Apple's security reputation takes another hit as researchers reveal long-standing zero-day flaws

7 years ago

WWDC 2015: Apple Mac OS X El Capitan Looks To Build On Yosemite Success

OS X El Capitan makes debut, promising to build on Yosemite rather than introduce any radical changes when it is…

7 years ago

Oculus Stops Rift Mac, Linux Development, Releases PC Specs

The Rift virtual-reality headset will require high-end specs at release - as well as Windows

7 years ago

Apple Reveals ‘Thinnest Ever’ MacBook And Three Other Laptops

Apple redesigns MacBook with Broadwell chips, Force Touch trackpad and layered battery to reduce size and weight

7 years ago

Google Project Zero Reveals Mac OS Zero-Day Flaws

Google research team reveals three serious Mac OS flaws, after Apple fails to respond with fixes

7 years ago

Apple Mac OS Has Critical ‘Rootpipe’ Vulnerability, Warns Researcher

Mac OS X has a serious vulnerability that allows hackers root access to a compromised Apple machine

8 years ago

Mac OS X Yosemite Now Available, iOS 8.1 Launches On Monday With Apple Pay

Closer integration between Mac OS X and iOS is promised, with Apple Pay going live in the US

8 years ago

Apple May Be Ending Snow Leopard Updates

Apple's five-year-old Snow Leopard operating system has been left out of recent security updates, which may mean support for the…

8 years ago

Apple Issues Fix For Mac OS X Vulnerability

Update will finally patchSSL security vulnerability also found in iOS devices last week

8 years ago

iOS And Mac Security Flaw Opened Hole For Snoops

Apple patches serious SSL weakness in iOS, but security researchers warn Mac OS X users are affected too

8 years ago

Docker Container Virtualisation Comes To Mac OS X

With its latest version, Docker has introduced native support for Apple's Mac OS X, while also shifting to a scheduled…

8 years ago

Windows 8 And 8.1 Market Share Passes 10 Percent

Windows 7 continues to lead the way, but Windows XP is still worryingly widespread

8 years ago

Microsoft Latest To Suffer Java Hack Attack

Microsoft has admitted it was hacked using the same techniques that affected Apple and Facebook

9 years ago

Apple Admits Hack On Its Own Mac Machines

Facebook hackers reportedly responsible, as Java flaw exploited to attack major tech firms

9 years ago

iOS 6 Jailbreak Emerges As Apple Patches Mac OS X

iPhone 5 users can finally upload non-approved software

9 years ago