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SecureMac presents The Checklist. Each week, Ken Ray and August Trometer hit security topics for your Mac and iOS devices. From how-to's and safety tips, to security news of the day, The Checklist by SecureMac takes a conversational, solutions oriented approach to security for the average user. Check in each Thursday for a new Checklist!

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SecureMac presents The Checklist. Each week, Ken Ray and August Trometer hit security topics for your Mac and iOS devices. From how-to's and safety tips, to security news of the day, The Checklist by SecureMac takes a conversational, solutions oriented approach to security for the average user. Check in each Thursday for a new Checklist!

    Checklist WWDC20 Outtake

    Checklist WWDC20 Outtake

    Taking a week-long summer break, we didn't want to leave the feed empty. So we bring you a WWDC outtake - an off the cuff, practically off-mic discussion of WWDCs past as well as the roles Apple execs play. 

    Don't forget to check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 14 min
    Checklist 193 - A Look at Apple Silicon with Nick Leon

    Checklist 193 - A Look at Apple Silicon with Nick Leon

    The biggest news to come out of WWDC20 was Apple’s plan to move the Mac from Intel processors to a self-designed solution called Apple Silicon. Today - we’ll look at some differences between the two architectures, what the move will mean for people outside of Apple, and some of the security implications with SecureMac’s Nick Leon.

    Don't forget to check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 29 min
    Checklist 192 - Twitter Hack 2020

    Checklist 192 - Twitter Hack 2020

    A week behind us, the great Twitter hack is still unfolding. We’ll look at what we think we know so far and why the hack itself matters on this edition of The Checklist, brought to you by SecureMac.

    Don't forget to check out our show notes: 
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 20 min
    Checklist 191 - TikTok Talk with Patrick Wardle

    Checklist 191 - TikTok Talk with Patrick Wardle

    TikTok - harmless fun? Or existential threat to the United States? The answer you get depends on who you ask. We’re asking security pro Patrick Wardle on this edition of The Checklist, brought to you by SecureMac.

    Follow Patrick on Twitter: @patrickwardle
    And follow his work: Objective-see.com

    Don't forget to check out our show notes: 
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 35 min
    Checklist 190 - WWDC20, iOS, and Safari with Brett Terpstra

    Checklist 190 - WWDC20, iOS, and Safari with Brett Terpstra

    This week, we dive a bit deeper into some WWDC20 announcements with developer Brett Terpstra. Topics include:

    - The sea of notifications coming in iOS 14
    - All of the pasteboard/clipboard copying 
    - Taking FaceID and TouchID on Safari
    Find out more about Brett at his site: BrettTerpstra.com

    And don't forget to check out our show notes: 
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 28 min
    The Checklist Summer Security Special 2020

    The Checklist Summer Security Special 2020

    In the movies, bad guys are often taken down by a tech vulnerability. This week, we revisit our look at how best practices could make bad guys better at being bad. 

    - Where Khan went wrong
    - Some of the Empire’s greatest mistakes
    - And who are these aliens messing up our Independence Day?

    Hit your streaming service of choice for our Summer Security Blockbusters!
    Don't forget to check out our show notes: 
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 32 min

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4.9 out of 5
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37 Ratings

Safety Always ,

What is needed!

This is needed badly considering so many people from all over are now attempting and sometimes succeeding in hacking Mac"s.

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Great information

Great information in a easy to understand presentation. Well done.

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why is this show getting do much longer

It started out like 20 minutes and now it has doubled? What changed?

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