Absolute Software releases “first-to-market” full BYOD for Mac and Windows

Absolute Software Corp. says the new version 6.5 of its Absolute Manage security and management tool extends "market-first" full BYOD capabilities to Mac and Windows computers. The latest iteration also supports Cisco's Identity

Published on: May 23rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

PDF Editor Pro 1.6 offers OCR and file conversion

SAN FRANCISCO- - On the surface there is little to differentiate Wondershare's PDF Editor Pro for Mac from Apple's built-in Preview application. PDF Editor Pro (US$99.95) available from the Mac App store or

Published on: May 22nd, 2012 Jeffery Battersby

Canadian call centre specialist offers Mac option

Call centres around the world are dominated by Windows-based desktop platforms, but a Canadian provider of cloud-based call centre solutions is going against the grain. Toronto-based Telax Hosted Call Center said Thursday its new

Published on: January 5th, 2012 brian bloom

Vulnerability in Mac OS Lion let attacker change password

The issue in question was first brought to light by Patrick Dunstan, author of the Defence in Depth blog. The command-line program dscl is a multi-purpose utility for interacting with Directory Services nodes.

Published on: September 21st, 2011 Dan Moren

Mac OS X has trouble with dodgy digital certificates

A programming glitch in Apple's OS X operating system is making it hard for Mac users to tell their computers not to trust digital certificates, exacerbating an ongoing security problem with a Dutch

Published on: September 1st, 2011 Robert McMillan

Mac OS X update supports SSD optimization

The latest version of Apple's Mac OS X operating system supports the TRIM command, which allows systems with solid-state drives (SSDs) to perform more optimally.According to Mac Rumors , the Mac OS X 10.6.8 update

Published on: June 30th, 2011 Lucas Mearian

More dangerous Mac Defender variant emerges

Mac OS X users have been warned to be wary of a new variation of the Mac Defender 'scareware' that is said to be more dangerous than the original infection.According to experts at security

Published on: May 26th, 2011 Ben Camm-Jones

Apple invites bug researchers to scrutinize Lion OS

Apple Inc. is offering security experts a copy of the developer preview of Mac OS X 10.7, aka Lion, and asking them for feedback.Several prominent Mac security researchers have reported that they received

Published on: February 28th, 2011 Gregg Keizer