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SecureMac presents The Checklist. Hosted by Ken Ray, each week The Checklist hits 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. Hosted by Ken Ray, each week The Checklist hits 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 296 - On Her Majesty’s Secret Scams

    Checklist 296 - On Her Majesty’s Secret Scams

    Tugging at your heartstrings to get into your wallet. On this week’s Checklist: 
    A tale of a targeted scam, A security threat from 20 minutes into the future And what do the queen’s death and Hurricane Fiona have in common? Find out on Checklist No. 296, brought to you by SecureMac.
    Check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 18 min
    Checklist 295 - Privacy, Security and the 2022 Updates (Part 1)

    Checklist 295 - Privacy, Security and the 2022 Updates (Part 1)

    Apple released new versions of iOS, watchOS, and tvOS this week. We’ll look at a bunch of new privacy and security features in iOS 16 plus security fixes for several Apple operating systems. New software week means lots to hit on the Checklist no. 295, brought to you by SecureMac. 
     
    Check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 18 min
    Checklist 294 - The Threat is Coming from Inside the House!

    Checklist 294 - The Threat is Coming from Inside the House!

    On this edition of The Checklist by SecureMac:
    PayPal as phishing lure California may make the web safer for kids across the country A brand new update for a really old OS about which you should know Check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 17 min
    Checklist 293 - Going (Securely) Back to School

    Checklist 293 - Going (Securely) Back to School

    On this edition of The Checklist by SecureMac, it is back to school time. From kindergarteners to college kids - there are all sorts of security issues, including keeping our hardware and software safe, keeping our behavior safe, and keeping an eye out for bad guys! Safety tips for all ages on Checklist No. 293 - Brought to you by SecureMac.
     
    Check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 18 min
    Checklist 292 - This is (Probably) a Test

    Checklist 292 - This is (Probably) a Test

    On Checklist No. 292 by SecureMac:
    An alert about the Emergency Alert System Apple issues small updates with big security fixes Questionable thief leaves the luggage, takes the AirTag Check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 17 min
    Checklist 291 - Taking Advantage of Your Good Nature

    Checklist 291 - Taking Advantage of Your Good Nature

    On this edition of The Checklist by SecureMac:
    7 Apps to Remove from Your Mac Immediately “Twitter Support” Scams: How They Work and How to Avoid Them Identifying and Avoiding Charity Scams  
    Check out our show notes:
    SecureMac.com/Checklist
    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
56 Ratings

56 Ratings

DGH and Yeti ,

Great advice on how to be secure

Timely stories on scams and advice on how to stay safe.

Glen35102 ,

Great advice!!

Key Ray, is one to the best when it comes to Apply and Tech and his advice on security is well stated.

Volunteer Listener ,

281 - Anastasia Shuba - great interview with understandable insights

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