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CYBER.POLICE Android Ransomware still on patrol…

Over the weekend we saw the following rogue Android APK being downloaded to mobile devices via a rogue advert. It claims to be an “Adult Player”, but is really a piece of Ransomware bearing the name “CYBER.POLICE” which has been doing the rounds for a while now:   The file doesn’t autorun – it requires human interact
Publish At:2016-05-24 11:20 | Read:4720 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cybercrime Mobile itunes malvertising malware ransomware

How to Back Up Your iTunes Media

All your files are important, and I'd strongly recommend backing up everything. Some of you may back up your documents, but it's best not to ignore an important part of your Mac's files: Your iTunes media. There may be a lot of money in your iTunes library, and a lot of time spent building it. After all, iTunes holds music, videos, and audiobooks that you've
Publish At:2015-08-27 00:05 | Read:4715 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To backups iTunes iTunes Media Mac

How to Improve Apple Music ‘For You’ Suggestions

While you may use Apple Music just to listen to Beats 1 radio or to search for some of the latest hits and listen to them on repeat, the real advantage of this service is its ability to recommend music to you. Apple Music presents a variety of music in the For You section of iTunes or the iOS Music app. You'll find both playlists and albums in For You, and y
Publish At:2015-08-21 03:20 | Read:4944 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple How To Apple Music For You iTunes Suggestions

The Most Annoying iCloud Music Library Issues We Hate to See

I recently wrote about a number of Apple Music annoyances; issues you may see when using Apple's new streaming service. But there's another source of headaches in the latest version of iTunes: iCloud Music Library. What's going on with iCloud Music Library?First, you need to understand exactly what iCloud Music Library is and a little about how it works. Thi
Publish At:2015-08-13 01:30 | Read:3588 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple Annoyances Apple Music iCloud Music Library iTunes Clo

Apple Patches Remote ‘Invoice Vulnerability’ in iTunes, App Store

Apple recently patched a serious issue in its App Store and iTunes Store web app that could have let a remote attacker inject malicious script into invoices that come from Apple and subsequently lead to session hijacking, phishing, and redirect.The vulnerability was unearthed in June by Benjamin Kunz Mejri, a researcher with Vulnerability Lab, and reported t
Publish At:2015-07-29 02:35 | Read:3793 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple Vulnerabilities App Store apple Apple vulnerabilities

6 Workarounds for the Biggest Apple Music Annoyances

Apple Music went live two weeks ago. While much of the service works well, there are a few annoyances. In some cases, there are workarounds that allow you to avoid the most exasperating issues, but some are intractable. Here are the 6 most irksome Apple Music annoyances and what you can do to work around them.1. iCloud Music Library Can Mess Up Tags and Artw
Publish At:2015-07-15 15:30 | Read:4600 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple How To Annoyances Apple Music iTunes

How to Rip DVDs and Add Them to Your iTunes Library

While you may get your movies and TV shows digitally, you probably still have a DVD collection. You can certainly watch these DVDs the usual way, with a DVD player, but wouldn't it be great to add them to your iTunes library, so you can sync them to your iPad or iPhone, and watch them anywhere? Ripping DVDs on a Mac is simple; it takes a bit more time than r
Publish At:2015-07-09 05:00 | Read:4700 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Software & Apps DVDs Handbrake iFlicks iTunes iTunes

Compromised .Gov Redirected to Apple ID Phish

We recently saw a .gov.vn URL which was redirecting to a phishing expedition for Apple IDs. First up, let’s take a look at the email which sported a particularly French flavour: It read as follows: Dear Customer, Your Apple ID was used to log into iCloud from an unauthorized computer. Your account is now locked, please log into your account to check
Publish At:2015-05-11 11:10 | Read:4581 | Comments:0 | Tags:Fraud/Scam Alert Apple itunes phish phishing scam

How to Back Up Your iTunes Library and Other Media Files

If you've got a large iTunes library—and even if yours isn't of epic scale—you've probably spent a lot of time buying music, ripping CDs, tagging files, and organizing playlists. It's essential that you back up all this content. If your hard disk goes belly up, you'll lose a lot of music and videos, as well as other content.You can re-download some purchased
Publish At:2015-04-16 17:15 | Read:4365 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To backups Intego Personal Backup iTunes iTunes Library

The Complete Guide to Using the iTunes Store

The iTunes Store is Apple's one-stop shop for everything digital. You can buy music, movies, TV shows, apps, books and more. You can rent movies, and you can download podcasts and iTunes U content.While the iTunes Store is pretty easy to use, there are some tips and tricks you can use to make your experience better. Here's a complete guide to getting the mos
Publish At:2015-03-13 00:15 | Read:6590 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To iTunes iTunes Store

How to Set up and Manage iTunes Allowances for Your Kids

If your kids have iOS devices, or Macs, they probably badger you often to buy things for them. They probably ask you to buy music, movies, apps, and even in-app purchases for games they play. Eventually, they need to learn to manage money on their own, and you can set up an iTunes allowance to allow them to do this.Every month, your son or daughter will get
Publish At:2015-03-03 16:15 | Read:3998 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Allowances In-App Purchases iTunes iTunes Allowance i

How to Activate Apple’s Two-Step Verification for iCloud

You've heard the stories about iCloud accounts getting hacked; the ones that make the news are celebrities' accounts, but there may be people wanting to get into yours too. In addition to your Apple ID—the email address you use to identify your account—your password is the key that lets you into that account.But anyone can pretend to be you, and attempt to g
Publish At:2015-01-13 23:40 | Read:6410 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Apple Apple ID iCloud iTunes password security Two-Fa

How to View Your Content in iTunes 12

iTunes 12 sports a new design, and has changed the way you access your content. It can be a bit disconcerting at first, finding your way around and understanding how you can view content in iTunes 12, so we decided to take a close look at the various ways to view your music, movies, TV shows and more in iTunes 12.Switching librariesiTunes stores different ty
Publish At:2014-11-26 00:10 | Read:6486 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple How To Column Browser iTunes iTunes 12 Libraries Music

How to Fix iTunes 12′s Biggest Annoyances

iTunes 12, released with OS X Yosemite, features a new interface, which fits better with Apple’s overall desire for flatness, but changes a lot of the ways that users work with their media library. Apple's iTunes 12 is also controversial, since it changes many of the familiar ways we interacted with our media libraries.There are a number of annoyances in iTu
Publish At:2014-10-30 13:35 | Read:4557 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple How To Annoyances Fix Info iTunes iTunes 12 MiniPlayer

"Oops! I'm sorry about that" - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

Got a minute to spare?Watch this week's 60 Second Security...→ Can't view the video on this page? Watch directly from YouTube. Can't hear the audio? Click on the Captions icon for closed captions.In this episode:• [0'05"] The "Sandworm" malware - what you need to know• [0'24"] POODLE attack - here's what to do• [0'42"] U2's Bono says sorr
Publish At:2014-10-18 20:15 | Read:2629 | Comments:0 | Tags:Apple Cryptography Data loss Featured Malware Privacy Video


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