Operating Systems

New MacOS malware steals bank log-in details and intellectual property

New MacOS malware steals bank log-in details and intellectual property

Security researchers have discovered a new, invasive OSX.Pirrit adware variant targeting Mac OS X that enables cyber-criminals to take full control of a user's Mac computer.
By Rene Millman Dec 15 2017, 11:20AM
Here's the list of all the smartwatches getting Android Wear Oreo

Here's the list of all the smartwatches getting Android Wear Oreo

Got an Android-powered smartwatch? You need to check this list.
By Alan Martin Dec 12 2017, 12:17PM
How to: Install iOS beta and macOS updates before they go live to the public

How to: Install iOS beta and macOS updates before they go live to the public

Fancy adding “software developer at Apple” to your CV? Now you *sort of* can…
By Emma Sims Dec 11 2017, 12:44PM
Apple rapidly squashes iOS 11.2 HomeKit bug

Apple rapidly squashes iOS 11.2 HomeKit bug

The bug allowed unauthorised access to smart locks and other devices.
By Staff Writer Dec 11 2017, 10:21AM
Android 8.1 officially launched for Pixel and Nexus handsets

Android 8.1 officially launched for Pixel and Nexus handsets

Other non-Google branded devices should see the update landing in the near future.
By Clare Hopping Dec 8 2017, 12:50PM
Apple finally fixes 'root' password bug with 10.13.2 patch

Apple finally fixes 'root' password bug with 10.13.2 patch

The update also brings improvements to security and enterprise features.
By Dale Walker Dec 8 2017, 12:23PM
Cortana gets a fresh UI for Notebooks

Cortana gets a fresh UI for Notebooks

The update may include third party app integration.
By Clare Hopping Dec 7 2017, 12:38PM
31 million Android users' personal data exposed thanks to an insecure keyboard app

31 million Android users' personal data exposed thanks to an insecure keyboard app

Users of an incredibly popular Android keyboard app have been left exposed in a new data leak.
By Staff Writer Dec 7 2017, 10:38AM
iOS 11.2 update borks Face ID, users report

iOS 11.2 update borks Face ID, users report

The update was meant to fix the iPhone X's Springboard problem, but broke Face ID instead.
By Clare Hopping Dec 6 2017, 1:12PM
Apple's password bug returns on High Sierra update

Apple's password bug returns on High Sierra update

Users who patch bug, then upgrade to 10.13.1, can expect it to reoccur.
By Dale Walker Dec 5 2017, 12:21PM
Apple's hasty High Sierra password patch breaks file sharing

Apple's hasty High Sierra password patch breaks file sharing

Apple suffers the cost of rushed patch work with yet another bug.
By Dale Walker Dec 1 2017, 10:27AM
Horrendous Apple security flaw lets ANYONE log in to a High Sierra Mac: How to keep yourself safe

Horrendous Apple security flaw lets ANYONE log in to a High Sierra Mac: How to keep yourself safe

If you're running High Sierra 10.13.1, it's possible for anyone to log in by typing the word "root"
By Staff Writer Nov 30 2017, 10:39AM
US CERT issues warning on ASLR vulnerability in Windows

US CERT issues warning on ASLR vulnerability in Windows

US CERT has issued a warning on a vulnerability in Windows' Address Space Layout Randomisation (ASLR) that affects Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 which could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system.
By Doug Olenick Nov 23 2017, 10:54AM
How to: Install the Windows 10 Creators Update from USB

How to: Install the Windows 10 Creators Update from USB

Create a bootable USB to install the latest version of Windows 10 on any PC.
By Zach Marzouk Nov 21 2017, 10:19AM
Android exploit tricks users into recording their screen

Android exploit tricks users into recording their screen

A new exploit targets Android versions 5.0 to 7.1.
By Hannah Simms Nov 20 2017, 12:26PM
iOS 11.2 offers faster wireless charging for new iPhones

iOS 11.2 offers faster wireless charging for new iPhones

The update will increase wireless charging power from 5 watts to 7.5 watts.
By Clare Hopping, Dale Walker Nov 16 2017, 10:23AM
Microsoft issues blueprint for ultra-secure Windows 10

Microsoft issues blueprint for ultra-secure Windows 10

PCs, laptops and tablets should meet the minimum requirements to make sure they're completely secure.
By Clare Hopping Nov 9 2017, 10:27AM
How to: Fix that annoying iOS 11.1 ‘I’ bug

How to: Fix that annoying iOS 11.1 ‘I’ bug

It’s not funny anymore, Apple.
By Alex Lee Nov 8 2017, 12:06PM
Google Assistant takes on Shazam with song recognition

Google Assistant takes on Shazam with song recognition

Identify any song by simply summoning the virtual assistant.
By Staff Writer Nov 8 2017, 9:49AM
Apple addresses KRACK exploits in iOS and macOS updates

Apple addresses KRACK exploits in iOS and macOS updates

Apple has finally addressed the KRACK vulnerabilities in its latest macOS High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, iOS 11.1, tvOS and watchOS.
By Robert Abel Nov 3 2017, 10:42AM