Tag Archives: macOS

Apple releases fourth iOS 11.2.5, watchOS 4.2.2, macOS 10.13.3, and tvOS 11.2.5 betas

Apple has released new beta versions of iOS, watchOS, macOS, and tvOS for developers to test. iOS 11.2.5, watchOS 4.2.2, macOS 10.13.3, and tvOS 11.2.5 beta 4 are all available now on the developer center and rolling out over-the-air. We’ll update … Continue reading

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Apple Releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 Supplemental Update With Spectre Fix

Apple today released a macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 supplemental update, which comes a little more than a month after the initial release of macOS High Sierra 10.13.2. macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 is a free update for all customers who have … Continue reading

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Intel’s memory access vulnerability addressed by Apple in macOS 10.13.2

The exceptionally scary design flaw in Intel’s processors (as well as other manufacturers silicone), that could put nearly all Mac, Windows, and Linux users at risk, appears to have been primarily addressed in the recent macOS 10.13.2 update. … Read … Continue reading

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Report: Intel CPUs suffer from major security flaw, fix could bring notable performance hit to macOS

Intel processors from the last decade reportedly suffer from a severe chip-level security bug that isn’t necessarily easy to fix. The Register reports that the fix must come at the OS level, and even when the fix is available, there … Continue reading

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Remote Tech Support: Best ways to screen share on iOS, macOS, and more

Your friends and family have likely just gotten a range new devices, and an iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple TV is probably in the mix. If you’re like me, you’re the go-to tech support for family and friends and the holidays … Continue reading

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Apple Seeds Second Beta of macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 to Developers

Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 update to developers, one week after seeding the first beta and almost two weeks after releasing macOS High Sierra 10.13.2, the second major update to the macOS … Continue reading

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Apple releases first macOS 10.13.3 beta for developers

Apple has released the first macOS 10.13.3 beta through the Mac App Store. The latest beta software update is currently available to registered developers. more… 9to5Mac

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PSA: If You Upgrade to macOS High Sierra 10.13.1, You’ll Need to Reinstall Apple’s Root Security Fix

Mac owners who are still running macOS High Sierra 10.13 and who have already installed Apple’s root security fix on that version of the operating system will need to install it once again upon upgrading to macOS 10.13.1, reports Wired. … Continue reading

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PSA: Upgrading to macOS 10.13.1 will undo Apple’s patch for critical root vulnerability

While Apple was commended for its overnight fix of the critical macOS root security hole earlier this week, updates that are developed so quickly rarely come without issues. Wired this morning reports that if you were running macOS High Sierra … Continue reading

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macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 beta 6 includes a fix for root password vulnerability

As expected, a sixth beta of macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 that was seeded today packs in a fix for the dangerous root password vulnerability that yesterday’s emergency update has already patched on Mac computers running the commercial macOS High Sierra … Continue reading

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