Wednesday, February 6, 2019

FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug

Apple Was Apparently Notified About Major FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug Over a Week Ago [Updated] - Read More here: 

Monday, October 22, 2018

How to Download Your Data from Apple

Good news! Apple  now allows U.S. customers to download a copy of their data, months after rolling out the feature to EU customers.
But don’t be disappointed when you get your download and find there’s almost nothing in there. Earlier this year when I requested my own data(before the portal feature rolled out), Apple sent me a dozen spreadsheets with my purchase and order history, a few iCloud logs, and some of my account information. The data will date back to when you opened your account, but may not include recent data if Apple has no reason to retain it.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Beware of 

Adware Doctor

Top Mac app steals your browsing history and sends it to China
Cult of Mac
A top paid app in the Mac App Store has been revealed as stealing the browser histories of anyone who downloads and uses it. Adware Doctor is among the top grossing paid apps in the App Store's utilities category. According to a report by TechCrunch, Apple was warned about the data pilfering several weeks ago,... Read the full story

Friday, September 7, 2018

Apple expands pilot repair program for vintage Macs

Both the 11- and 13-inch MacBook Air machines released in mid-2012 will remain eligible for service at Apple Stores worldwide until August 31, 2020. That’s despite them being added to Apple’s vintage and obsolete products list on August 31, 2018. Full article here:  Apple Repair Program

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

FBI's Urgent Request: 

Reboot your router now to stop malware! 

The FBI is recommending that you reboot your home and business routers in order disrupt possible malware. Simply unplug power to your modem and wait or a minute or so. Then plug it back in and wait a few minutes for it to reacquire signal. Be careful because this can disrupt your overall network. 

If you have any questions about rebooting or other network security issues, call Jupiter Consulting at 415-678-1977 todayto schedule a consultation.
We're here to help! 

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Apple releases iOS 11.4 with support for Messages in iCloud, AirPlay 2

Great new features coming to iOS 11.4.  Click here to read about the latest features coming to your iPhone and iPads.  Need help keeping up with the updates and security concerns? Call Jupiter at 415-678-1977 for help getting all your devices syncing and updated so they can all be secure and stable!