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Apple Declines to Comment on Growing Malware Threats

Ransomware & Spyware Targets Apple’s Mac Computers With Apple’s market share growing, it is fair to assume cyber criminals will broaden their hacking horizons beyond Windows PCs.  Recently, ransomware was found targeting Mac computers.  Ransomware, or the malicious software that encrypts user data and demands payment in order for the user to regain access, has …

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Apple App Store Fills With Malware

Apple has been criticized with their strict regulations for getting apps approved for their app store.  However, it was recently reported by Fortune that the Apple App Store has been filled with malicious apps, just in time for the holiday shopping season.  Some of the malicious apps include falsified versions of the Dollar Tree, Nordstrom’s …

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Has Apple Lost the Magic Touch?

I have also never written a piece like this about Apple but after watching the live blogs of the iPhone5 announcement yesterday and some of the video from the event I wanted to share some thoughts/observations.

Sh*t and Other Stuff Apple & Mac Fans Say

Sh*t & Stuff Apple Fanatics Say – Watch the Apple & Mac User Video

  Sh*t Apple Fanatics Say Listen to the Sh*t Apple and Mac users say. A very entertaining look at the world of an Apple fanatic. Watch the video below. WRITERSScott Rose & Andrew Baird DIRECTORScott Rose Apple User Fanatic Video Link. Apple is increasingly a target of ransomware attacks. Many apps for Apple are now …

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Microsoft is the Bad Guy?

You buy a PC. There is crapware all over it. Unwanted trial programs slow your brand new system to a crawl. We’re talking about the programs installed by the OEMs, you know, HP, Sony, Dell, those guys. The programs we’re talking about are the trial office and antivirus, games and photo albums. You name it and it’s there. You don’t need it and you shouldn’t want it.

Bits from Bill Pytlovany: Macs hit by Malware Epidemic

apple hit by malware epidemic

Over the years I’ve attended a number of conferences and panels on what originally was called Spyware and Adware. I think we’ve finally settled on using the term Malware for any kind of spyware, virus, Trojan horse or any kind of unwanted computer invasion. I fondly remember my first conference in Washington DC which included panel discussions like “What is Spyware”. Everything You Need To Know About the New iPad

Everything You Need To Know About the New iPad

The new ‘new’ iPad was launched a few weeks ago and for those that are still on the fence or are looking for more info on what this tablet offers then you are in luck. We decided to put together a comprehensive guide on the new iPad so you will know what you are getting into or upgrading to.