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  • Blog Post: Computerworld: Apple delivers record monster security update

    (Computerworld) Apple [yesterday] patched 92 vulnerabilities, a third of them critical, in a record update to its Leopard and Snow Leopard operating systems. Security Update 2010-002 plugged 92 holes in the client and server editions of Mac OS X 10.5 and Mac OS X 10.6, breaking a record that has stood...
  • Blog Post: Be Safer - Run as Standard User

    I do my work as standard user on Windows 7, just as I did with Windows Vista.  It is not a burden.  When I need to do an admin task, I put on my “admin” hat by switching to my admin account specifically and doing my admin thing and then logging off.  I don’t browse, I don’t download stuff...