November 29, 2012 in Tips and How To
[prMac.com] Las Vegas, Nevada - SecureMac has released a Mac OS X security guide, outlining the top tips for securing your computer against threats. The guide, Top 10 Security Tips for Mac OS X Mountain Lion (10.8), by security researcher Israel Torres is available on SecureMac. Apple users looking to protect their system against malware, hackers, unwanted guests, or simply to practice safer computing habits can take advantage of this simple guide, complete with step-by-step instructions to get acquainted with the security features offered by Apple's latest operating system, Mountain Lion (Mac OS X 10.8).
This free guide will help instruct users from novices to advanced power users with Mountain Lion's newest security features and top practices for safer computing. The guide covers some of the latest technology including: GateKeeper, File Vault 2, Privacy Controls, Firewall, Password Assistant, Anti-Phishing, Software Updates, iCloud locator, Remote Wiping, Secure empty trash, and control access on Mac OS X 10.8.
Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) users also have a security guide entitled 'Top 20 Security Tips for Safe Computing for Mac OS X' written by security researcher Israel Torres available on SecureMac. Both of the security guides are available and are recommended for new users to experienced users looking to secure their Macs.
Since 1999, SecureMac has been at the forefront of Macintosh system security. The site not only features complete Macintosh Anti-Spyware and Antivirus solutions, but also operates as a clearinghouse for news, reviews and discussion of Apple computer security issues. Users from novice to the most advanced will find useful information at SecureMac that is designed to make their computer experience trouble free. Copyright (C) 2012 SecureMac. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.