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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 304 - Black Friday Scams 2022 with Nick Leon

    Checklist 304 - Black Friday Scams 2022 with Nick Leon

    Black Friday 2022 is next week! Are you ready? Scammers hope you are not. Getting us ready - SecureMac’s Nick Leon has put together a Black Friday Scams 2022 checklist. He’s here to walk us through it on this edition of The Checklist brought to you by SecureMac.
     
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    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 26 min
    Checklist 303 - App Store Tracking Opacity

    Checklist 303 - App Store Tracking Opacity

    On Checklist No. 303: Security researchers Mysk have raised concerns about App Store data given the rise of ads across the store. We’ll look at their concerns and weigh how concerned we should be. Plus - little updates from Apple with some interesting changes. 
     
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    • 18 min
    Checklist 302 - Privacy, Security and the 2022 Updates (Part 2)

    Checklist 302 - Privacy, Security and the 2022 Updates (Part 2)

    On Checklist No. 302: How Elon Musk’s plans for Twitter created a phishing vulnerability for some high profile targets. First though - Apple’s latest operating system for the Mac hit last week. We’ll look at some of its privacy and security tweaks on this edition of The Checklist, brought to you by SecureMac.
     
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    • 17 min
    Checklist 301 - Student Loan Scams and Positive Trends

    Checklist 301 - Student Loan Scams and Positive Trends

    On Checklist No. 301 by SecureMac, we’re looking at possible scams tied to Student Loan Forgiveness and how to avoid them. Also - positive trends in consumer awareness around privacy and security. Have a listen!
     
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    • 17 min
    Checklist 300 - Things to Consider When Smartening Your Home

    Checklist 300 - Things to Consider When Smartening Your Home

    A list of questions to consider around security cameras ends up with a look at a new line of smart home devices and a few matters around Matter. So much to consider on Checklist No. 300 brought to you by SecureMac.
     
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    • 21 min
    Checklist 299 - It Is Still Cybersecurity Awareness Month

    Checklist 299 - It Is Still Cybersecurity Awareness Month

    We are taking the Cybersecurity Champion thing really seriously. Today, more resources to help you sharpen your cybersecurity skills. Plus, a small but mighty update for your iPhone. That’s all on Checklist No. 299, brought to you by SecureMac.
     
    Check out our show notes:
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    And get in touch with us:
    Checklist@Securemac.com

    • 14 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.

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281 - Anastasia Shuba - great interview with understandable insights

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