Mac OS X

Articles about Apple’s OS X operating system

  • A Flashback isn’t a Good Thing

    Apple’s operating system, Mac OS X, has long had the reputation of being invulnerable to viruses or any other malicious attacks.  Then along came the Flashback attack that affected over a half million Macs. According to an Apple press release, Apple released a Java update on April 3rd that fixes the Java security flaw for […]

  • Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Preview

    According to Nilay Patel at The Verge, Apple has announced the developer preview of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. It is the next iteration in the Mac operating system but ‘Mac’ is conspicuously absent in its name. Mountain Lion includes new features such as Notification Center, AirPlay mirroring, and iMessage, all staples of the iOS […]