Thomas Reed
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Had a Mac before it was cool to have Macs. Self-trained Apple security expert. Amateur photographer.

April 25, 2017 - Stay on the lookout for a new iCloud scam. A Malwarebytes employee reported receiving multiple calls claiming to be from Apple Support and asking for her credentials.

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March 23, 2017 - According to a report from Motherboard, a group of hackers calling themselves "Turkish Crime Family" is threatening to remotely erase devices belonging to hundreds of millions of Apple customers. They will do this on April 7, they say, if Apple doesn't pay them a ransom.

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March 8, 2017 - There are many Mac security myths circulating among users. So how can you tell if the advice you’re reading is fact or fallacy? Read on to find out!

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March 1, 2017 - On Valentine's Day, Mac users got a special "treat" in the form of new malware. Now, weeks later, there are signs of yet another piece of malware looming. This brings the count of malware (as opposed to adware or other threats) discovered for macOS this year up to 4, in only two short months.

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February 28, 2017 - The Findzip ransomware was discovered on February 22, 2017. At that time, it was thought that files would be irreversibly encrypted by this ransomware, with no chance of decryption. Turns out, that's not quite true.

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