Apple Executive Admits Mac Malware Problem

Software boss Craig Federighi admits Apple Mac computers have an unacceptable amount of malware, unlike the iPhone platform

6 months ago

WWDC 2020: Apple Redesigns Desktop, Mobile Software

Mac desktop gets an iPad-like look, iPhones can now unlock cars and the Apple Watch gets customiseable watch faces, amongst…

1 year ago

Mac Malware Pretends To Be Share-Trading App

Newly discovered Mac malware includes copy of real share-trading app, but also steals data and carries out other malicious functions…

2 years ago

Popular Mac App Store Utilities Caught Siphoning User Data

Top-ranking utilities on the App Store were found to be collecting and transmitting browsing histories and application information

3 years ago

Hacking Group Targets Mac Systems For Data Theft

Mac users shouldn't be lulled into a false sense of security, warns Trend Micro

4 years ago

Apple MacOS Has ‘Another’ Password Flaw

Questions for Apple's quality control after yet another password vulnerability found in Mac OS

4 years ago

Meltdown & Spectre: Apple Confirms All Macs & iPhones Are Vulnerable To Chip Bug

Apple releases mitigations for Mac, iPhone and iPad and says a Safari fix is incoming as Meltdown and Spectre continue…

4 years ago

Apple Mac Adware OSX.Pirrit Returns With Vengeance

OSX.Pirrit adware exploits AppleScript to spy on Apple Mac users, yet adtech creators deny it is malware

4 years ago

Apple Fixes Serious MacOS Password Bug

UPDATED: MacOS High Sierra has a serious flaw with admin privileges, as researcher criticised for public disclosure

4 years ago

Paradise Papers: Apple Defends Jersey Tax Arrangements

Apple says it pays every dollar of tax it owes and calls for reform to global system

4 years ago

Apple Posts Record Services Revenue Alongside Strong Hardware Sales

Apple posts increase in iPhone, iPad and Mac sales and the iPhone X is still to come

4 years ago

Apple Mac Users Warned Boot Software Isn’t Getting Updated

Researchers find disparities in how Mac EFI software is distributed, and it's likely Windows PCs are affected too

4 years ago

Apple To Build £1bn Data Centre In Iowa

Apple will build new data centre in Iowa to power its services, and gets a nice little bonus from state…

4 years ago

Apple Macs At Risk From ‘Rising’ Malware Attacks

Apple not so safe after all. Rapid rise in malware targeting Mac devices, as Android security problem worsens

4 years ago

MacBook Air Upgrade Will Be Conspicuously Absent From Apple WWDC

NEWS ANALYSIS: Normally WWDC is a software-only event. but Apple has been playing around with the calendar lately, so expect…

4 years ago

Apple Makes iMovie, iWork Apps Free For iOS And Mac Users

Apple removes purchase conditions for multiple iOS and Mac apps

5 years ago

Apple ‘Develops’ In-house Chip To Reduce Reliance On Intel

More bad news Intel? Apple reportedly working on ARM-based chip to improve Macbook battery life

5 years ago

Apple iPhone 7 Popularity Boosts Revenues To £60bn

However, iPad and Mac sales are less than stellar

5 years ago

Microsoft Releases OneDrive For Business Mac Client, Adds SharePoint Sync Options

Microsoft promises updates will let businesses work on files in the cloud just as they do on desktop

5 years ago

Box Notes Web And Desktop Apps Get Visual Overhaul, Offline Support Incoming

Box Notes gets a new look as company promises offline collaboration will be added at some point in 2017

5 years ago

Apple Issues Security Updates For iPhone, Mac & Apple Watch

Two dangerous kernel bugs highlighted by Google's Project Zero have been squashed

5 years ago

Apple Updates Garageband, Logic Music X Pro With Mac Touch Bar Support

It's now even easier for music professionals and audio engineers to make beautiful music together

5 years ago

Apple Patches Safari Bug Causing MacBook Pro Battery Issues

Cupertino places blame on the testing actions of Consumer Reports triggering the flaw

5 years ago

Microsoft Office 365 Is Now Available In 150 Countries – Including The Vatican City

Microsoft Office 365 will expand to another 97 markets in the next year as 10 more countries are added

5 years ago

Microsoft Finally Confirms Rumors Visual Studio Coming To macOS

The rumors were true. Microsoft's developer toolkit, based on the its acquisition of Xamarin, finally arrives on the Mac

5 years ago

Microsoft Surface Devices Challenge Apple in Enterprise Strongholds

ANALYSIS: With Surface sales rising, Microsoft is challenging Apple in enterprise creative domains where the Mac long held sway

5 years ago

Tech Quiz Of The Week: Apple Mac

Apple unveiled MacBook Pro 2016 and the Touch Bar this week, but what do you know about the history of…

5 years ago

Microsoft Office 365 For Mac Gets Touch Bar Support And Skype For Business

Microsoft updates Office 365 so Macbook Pro 2016 users can make the most of Touch Bar, while Skype for business…

5 years ago

Apple Refreshes MacBook Pro 2016 Models With Touch Bar And Touch ID

The new MacBook Pros have refreshed innards and a second Retina screen but sport wallet-emptying UK prices

5 years ago

Apple iPhone And Mac Sales Down, But Services Division Continues To Grow

Apple will hope Christmas period revives sales of iPhone, Mac and Apple Watch. But Apple Pay, Apple Music helps service…

5 years ago