macOS Camera Security

It seems everyone is seeking more privacy and security in their computing experience. I cannot say as I blame them, I am in that group as well. One thing people make a big deal about is the *FaceTime* camera built into the Mac. Can someone watch you through this camera or not?

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1Password Mini

Recently, the 1Password people released an update which has completely revamped the 1Password Mini feature. 1Password Mini lives in your menubar for quick access to items in the actual 1Password App. It is super handy, but now it is even more useful.

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Background App Refresh Snoops Data

You are probably familiar with the saying, “The Price of Liberty is eternal vigilance” attributed to Thomas Jefferson. If we adapt that to electronic security it would be something like “The Price of Security is eternal vigilance”. There are so many ways our electronic computing security can be compromised, especially by people snooping on our Data.

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Deactivate iOS Touch ID Login

I am as concerned about the security of my personal information as much as the next person. We take great pains to secure our Mac computers, but realistically speaking most of that information on the Mac is also available on our iPhones and iPads.

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Securing Your Passwords

We just had *World Password Day* a while ago. World Password Day was created to encourage people to be deliberate about securing and using good passwords. Yes that is right, no more passwords on a Sticky Note that is slapped onto the corner of your screen or on your office desk

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