A security researcher says he has discovered a simple method of bypassing the OS X Gatekeeper by using a file already trusted by Apple to attack a Mac computer.
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Apple’s recent move to pull older versions of discontinued software – including older versions of OS X, Aperture, and more – from the “Purchased” tab of the Mac App Store is not sitting well with some users.
Flexibits has released Fantastical 2.1 for Mac, a free update to their popular OS X calendar app. The update offers full support for OS X El Capitan, new reminders features, additional text options, and more.
In addition to the iOS 9 update, Apple also released iTunes 12.3 onto an unsuspecting populace on Wednesday.
Independent developer Feingeist Software GmbH has announced the release of their Shimo 4 VPN Client for the Mac. Shimo 4 is the result of three years of development and user feedback.
Here’s your last chance to get a deal on Drive Genius 4, which silently works to speed up, clean up, protect, and even bring your Mac back from the dead.
VMWare on Tuesday announced the release of Fusion 8 and Fusion 8 Pro, the latest versions of their virtualization software, designed to run Windows under Mac OS X.
Parallels has released Parallels Desktop 11 for Mac, a new version of their Mac virtualization software package. The new version offers support for OS X 10.11 El Capitan, Windows 10, and always-on access to Cortana, Microsoft’s virtual personal assistant.
Eltima Software has debuted a new free file manager for Mac OS X, Commander One, which is the developer’s first app created entirely in Swift.
As a part of a busy update day – which saw releases of OS X 10.10.5, and iOS 8.4.1 – Apple also released iTunes 12.2.2 for OS X, which includes fixes for Apple Music.
The iPad mini 4 may support split-screen applications in iOS 9. A resource file found in OS X El Capitan indicates support for a split-screen view in Safari on the iPad mini. 9to5Mac: The resource file shown above from the upcoming…
Today’s indie app is Mail Archiver X 3.2 for Mac OS X from Moth Software, an app that serves as a companion to your current email client, offering consolidation, archiving, and permanent storage of emails.
If you were one of those who purchased a license for the highly criticized “security software” product MacKeeper, you’ll be glad to know that the original developers of the title have agreed to a $2 million settlement in a class action lawsuit over deceptive claims and false advertising for the software package.
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An exploit present in OS X 10.10 allows the bad guys to install adware and malware onto a Mac without the need for system passwords.
A team of researchers has created a real-world firmware attack on Macs, based on the Thunderstrike vulnerability discovered last year. ThunderStrike 2 relies on some of the same attack vectors as its namesake.