Mac OS X

Safari security holes prompt upgrade advisory
Hacker
Security

Safari security holes prompt upgrade advisory

Safari users have been advised to upgrade to either Safari 5 or 4.1 as older versions contain vulnerabilities that hackers could exploit.
9 Jun 2010
Spyware found on popular Mac websites
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Security

Spyware found on popular Mac websites

A security firm has warned of a Mac OS X threat that attaches itself to free software downloads from many popular sites.
2 Jun 2010
Head to head: Windows 7 vs Snow Leopard
Windows 7 vs Snow Leapard
Business strategy

Head to head: Windows 7 vs Snow Leopard

In the second of our series of head to head reviews, we pit Microsoft’s Windows 7 operating system against Apple’s Mac OS X update Snow Leopard.
6 Oct 2009
Apple OS X Snow Leopard review: first look
Snow Leopard
Software

Apple OS X Snow Leopard review: first look

Apple's Snow Leopard is a major overhaul, but also feature light. We take a look to see if it's worth the £25 sticker price.
28 Aug 2009
Apple fixes Mac OS X and Safari browser flaws
Security

Apple fixes Mac OS X and Safari browser flaws

Apple patches Mac OS X a week after the last patch, while Safari also needs updating.
13 Aug 2009
Apple updates Mac OS
Mac OS 10.5 Leopard box
Software

Apple updates Mac OS

Apple has released the Mac OS X 10.5.8 update, fixing a few issues ahead of the launch of Snow Leopard.
6 Aug 2009
Could AVG start working on the Apple Mac platform?
Security

Could AVG start working on the Apple Mac platform?

Does AVG, well known for its free security software product, look to provide Apple anti-virus?
3 Jul 2009
Apple criticised as it patches 50 flaws
Security

Apple criticised as it patches 50 flaws

Apple has patched 50 flaws, and one blogger isn't happy about the length of time it took to fix one problem.
16 Feb 2009
Mac OS X and Microsoft's betas gain market share
Software

Mac OS X and Microsoft's betas gain market share

Over the past month, Apple's Mac OS X managed to hold nearly 10 per cent of the market, and Microsoft's betas also proved popular.
2 Feb 2009
Apple releases bumper pack of Christmas security fixes
Security

Apple releases bumper pack of Christmas security fixes

As Apple patches up a number of flaws, some users criticise the Mac giant for its attitude to security.
16 Dec 2008
Apple admits anti-virus need for Mac OS
Security

Apple admits anti-virus need for Mac OS

Mac users may think they are safe, but Apple admits that users should be running anti-virus software on their systems.
2 Dec 2008