Category Archives: Security

Macs are again attacked by malware

In past, Macs were well secured computers thanks to UNIX-like operating system macOS (formerly Mac OS X / OS X). This OS was not majority system as was MS Windows, so it was “ignored” by crackers. With growing popularity of Mac computers, crackers increased their interest in Macs. You can no longer visit pirate or illegal websites without… Read More »

New malwares for Macs

macOS is well secured operating system with relative low market share. In past, malware “developers” mostly weren’t interested in Mac, but time is changing and with growing number of Mac users, especially after success of iPhone, Mac is becoming more popular among these “developers”. Recently, three new malwares were discovered. If you recently downloaded Flash Player or popular… Read More »

Be aware of fake security software!

Internet is full of malware and fake security software. With social engineering they may get your administrator password. Maybe you think “that’s impossible, I take care, I never provide administrator password to other people”. But fake security software may not directly see your password, but can make damage to your computer by granting administrator rights. Still impossible? Let’s… Read More »