#157: Security Problems and Solutions
September 30th, 2013 · 87 minutes
In this episode, David and Katie cover frequent security problems and offer their solutions.
Thanks to MPU listener Jigar Talati for assistance with the shownotes this week!
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Links and Show Notes
Links for this episode:
- Mac Power Users 148: Security Audit | Mac Power Users
- iPhone 5s: About Touch ID security
- iOS: Understanding passcodes
- iCloud: Find My iPhone overview
- iCloud: Set up Find My iPhone
- Contact Lockscreen Info
- Evernote | Remember everything with Evernote, Skitch and our other great apps.
- cryptography | Agile Blog
- Tips | Agile Blog
- Nosillacast: Katie Discusses Email Encryption
- Pretty Good Privacy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) is a data encryption and decryption computer program that provides cryptographic privacy and authentication for data communication.
- S/MIME - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
S/MIME (Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions) is a standard for public key encryption and signing of MIME data.
- ScreenCastsOnline - SCOM0411 Sign + Encrypt Email and Files on Mac - GPGTools
- Verisign - Domain Name Registration, DDoS and DNS Management
- COMODO - Free Antivirus | Free SSL | Internet Security and SSL Certificate
- Wi-Fi Protected Access - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) and Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) are two security protocols and security certification programs developed by the Wi-Fi Alliance to secure wireless computer networks.
- Service set (802.11 network) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Mac Power Users 154: Apple TV | Mac Power Users
- Cloak VPN - Cloak - GetCloak.com
- ControlPlane | Context Sensitive Computing
- Sparse image - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A sparse image is a type of disk image file used on Mac OS X that grows in size as the user adds data to the image, taking up only as much disk space as stored in it.
- How to create a password-protected (encrypted) disk image
- Knox | Simply secure file encryption
- Tuff-'N'-Tiny USB Drive - Strong / Indestructible USB Drives
- My Evernote Workflow — Chambers Daily
- Multi-factor authentication - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Multi-factor authentication (also MFA, Two-factor authentication, TFA, T-FA or 2FA) is an approach to authentication which requires the presentation of two or more of the three authentication factors...
- Boom - Mac volume booster and system-wide equalizer
- Mac Power Users 150: Listener Workflows | Mac Power Users
- Remote Video Monitoring System for Home, Pets, Kids & More : VueZone
- Duplicate Annihilator
- Gemini: Best Mac Duplicate File Finder. How to Remove Dulicates on Mac OS X
- PhotoSweeper - Fast and powerful duplicate photo cleaner for the Mac
- Pannier - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Dragon - Dragon NaturallySpeaking - Nuance