Safari Updates

02. April 2014 Security 1
Apple released updates for Safari 6 and 7. The versions, once installed, are 6.1.3 and 7.0.3. Apart from a few enhancements there are also some security fixes. The full list of enhancements can be found in the update description in the App Store and the security content can be found here.

Firefox updated. New features and Security fixes.

18. March 2014 Security 0
Today Mozilla released Firefox version 28 for Mac, Linux, Windows and Android. Mac users can now enjoy Notification Center support and other additions. This release also had several security fixes; 5 critical, 3 high, 7 moderate and 3 low priority. To update your Firefox go to the Firefox menu and select “About Firefox”. The about ...

Updates for Adobe Flash Player

11. March 2014 Security 0
Adobe today released a small update to it’s Flash Player for Windows, Mac and Linux.The vulnerabilities that were patched are listed as “Important” and it is recommended to install the patch sooner rather than later. As always Mac users can go to their System Preferences > Flash Player > Advanced > Updates to check for ...

iOS 7.1 released, fixes a lot of security issues

10. March 2014 Security 0
Today Apple pushed out iOS 7.1 that comes with some new features and enhancements but also quite a few security patches. These fixes make the update an important one that should be installed on any device that currently run iOS 7. Owners of iPhone 4 and 4S can look forward to a more responsive overall ...

Thank you for your information!

09. March 2014 Security 0
Today while browsing LinkedIn I saw “One of your connections has commented on this:” with below an ad of some sort. It read “Looking to get more connections? Add email below!”. I thought to myself ‘sure, like I’m that stupid’ and then I noticed over 20400 people had commented. I thought to myself ‘no way’. ...

About Apple security

26. February 2014 Security 1
A lot has been said about Apple and their attitude towards security these past few days. They should have done this, they should have released that etc. And I agree with most of it and have even made similar claims. Apple has a long history of not dealing with security related issues in a timely ...

SSL Vulnerability fixed in iOS but not in OS X

22. February 2014 Security 2
Yesterday Apple released iOS 7.0.6 and 6.1.6 to fix an SSL connection verification issue. While Apple’s description about the fix is nice and vague as always, this bug was extremely important and has since been found in OS X 10.9.0 and 10.9.1 Mavericks as well. Before you panic and never use your Mac again it ...

Little Snitch discount

20. February 2014 Security 1
MacUpdate offers 43% off the latest Little Snitch making it $19.99 until Saturday February 22nd. I have mentioned Little Snitch several times before and I am a big fan of the application, to read more about it on this blog have a look at these articles and the developer website here. For the discount on ...