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9 January 2018

Meltdown and Specter - Everything you need to know for Mac and iOS users

Since the beginning of the year, there have been reports of security gaps in the Apple operating systems iOS and macOS. The two terms Meltdown and Specter are often mentioned because they stand for the individual weak points. Chips are affected [...]
6 November 2017
Lack of security with the face recognition of the Apple smartphone 2017?

Face ID Bug: Relatives can (not) unlock iPhone X.

There were recently several reports on the Reddit platform that the Face ID of the Apple iPhone X, which is actually so secure, is being used by relatives - for example with siblings, but also with parents and children - as [...]
18 October 2017

KRACK: Vulnerability in WPA2 protocol (WLAN security hole)

KRACK is the name of a current WLAN security gap that results from a vulnerability in the WPA2 protocol. The abbreviation stands for Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 and thus actually for a security standard in Wifi networks of the IEEE [...]
28 September 2017

Apple macOS High Sierra: Why you should wait with the update ...

Since September 25, 2017 you can get the upgrade to macOS 10.13 High Sierra for the Apple Mac, iMac and MacBook. The new operating system brings many advantages, a new and above all [...]