Secure-your-mac

10.09.07
Secure your Mac: Disable automatic login
10.09.07

Secure your Mac: Disable automatic login

Most doors have locks on them. Shocking, I know, but they are there for a good reason: to keep peopl...

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09.28.07
Secure Your Mac: Untrusted networks and how to deal with them
09.28.07

Secure Your Mac: Untrusted networks and how to deal with them

To tell the unvarnished truth, I have to admit that I'm pretty lax on security for my computers. I d...

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09.20.07
Secure your Mac: Do as the Federales do
09.20.07

Secure your Mac: Do as the Federales do

More security notes from the underground TUAW vault. Up until Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, you could see you...

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09.19.07
Secure your Mac: strong passwords
09.19.07

Secure your Mac: strong passwords

It is a sad fact of life that your Mac is only as secure as your password is strong. A good password...

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09.18.07
Secure your Mac: Keychain on the move
09.18.07

Secure your Mac: Keychain on the move

Victor's Mac 101 yesterday gave you the basics of the Keychain, so we all know what it's good for --...

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09.17.07
Secure your Mac: Crouching user, hidden folder
09.17.07

Secure your Mac: Crouching user, hidden folder

Here are a few very simple steps you can take to enhance your Mac's security - not exactly the U.S....

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