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Apple Issues yet Another Silent Update to Fix Webcam Vulnerability on macOS

Apple Issues yet Another Silent Update to Fix Webcam Vulnerability on macOS

Last week security researchers unearthed a vulnerability in Zoom video conferencing app. The vulnerability allowed others to open your webcam without an invite. Initially, Zoom downplayed the issue and later issued a patch alongside an explanation. However, the Zoom webcam vulnerability only seems to have opened a pandora’s box.

Security Vulnerability in Video Conferencing App Zoom Allows Websites to Hack Into your Mac’s Camera

Security Vulnerability in Video Conferencing App Zoom Allows Websites to Hack Into your Mac’s Camera

A major zero-day vulnerability has been discovered in Zoom, a video conferencing app that is primarily used by businesses. The vulnerability allows any website to access the camera on your Mac without one’s explicit permission while they are on a video call.

macOS 10.15 Catalina Announced, Kills off iTunes Due to a Bloated Experience And “Project Catalyst”

macOS 10.15 Catalina Announced, Kills off iTunes Due to a Bloated Experience And “Project Catalyst”

macOS Catalina features a new Apple Music App, Podcasts app and Apple TV app that comes in as a replacement for iTunes. iTunes is being slowly phased out in favour of new, separate services.

macOS 10.15’s Music and TV Apps Leak in Screenshots

macOS 10.15’s Music and TV Apps Leak in Screenshots

Following leaked screenshots of iOS 139to5Mac has now released screenshots of the Music and TV app that will be a part of macOS 10.15.

Security Researcher Details Gatekeeper Vulnerability in macOS

Security Researcher Details Gatekeeper Vulnerability in macOS

Security researcher Filippo Cavallarin has detailed a macOS exploit which allows one to bypass Gatekeeper. The exploit works even on macOS Mojave 10.14.5 released by Apple last week.

Microsoft’s Edge Web Browser Leaks for macOS in Canary and Developer Builds

Microsoft’s Edge Web Browser Leaks for macOS in Canary and Developer Builds

Late last year, Microsoft announced that it would be rebuilding its Edge web browser based on the Chromium rendering engine. The same one that Google uses for Chrome. At the same time, Microsoft announced Edge would mark the company’s (triumphant) return to an official web browser for Apple’s desktop operating system.

Microsoft Teases Its Edge Web Browser for macOS Ahead of Launch

Microsoft Teases Its Edge Web Browser for macOS Ahead of Launch

It has been several months since Microsoft first announced that it was rebuilding its Edge web browser. And, at the same time, the company announced it would be bringing the app to macOS. While the launch date is still a ways away, the company is now teasing the incoming feature.

Detailed macOS 10.15 Features Leak: New System Apps, iPad Apps for Mac, Siri Shortcuts

Detailed macOS 10.15 Features Leak: New System Apps, iPad Apps for Mac, Siri Shortcuts

WWDC is less than a month away. You know what that means. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman’s leak of every prominent feature we’re going to see at the keynote. We’ve already outlined the biggest iOS 13 and watchOS 6 leaks in our previous post. Now let’s break down the leaks specific to the next macOS release.

Concept: How Screen Time for Mac Will Look on macOS 10.15

Concept: How Screen Time for Mac Will Look on macOS 10.15

A report from earlier this month revealed that Apple is going to bring Screen Time to Mac. The feature first debuted as a part of iOS 12 last year to help users keep a tab on their app and smartphone usage. With the next release of macOS still a couple of months away from its official announcement, creator Jacob Grozian has gone ahead and imagined how Screen Time on Mac would look like.

macOS 10.15 Could Add iOS Features Like Screen Time, Siri Shortcuts, and More

macOS 10.15 Could Add iOS Features Like Screen Time, Siri Shortcuts, and More

macOS 10.15 is going to be jam-packed with features, if the rumor mill is any indicator. The latest report suggests that several different iOS features are heading to the desktop operating system this year.