Don't-Miss Security Stories
The Express settings option will make your installation go faster, but you might inadvertently agree to conditions you wouldn't choose for yourself.
A reader wants to know whether a Snow Leopard Time Machine backup can migrate to a new OS X installation.
An acquaintance recently lost access permanently to his Apple ID, but you can take action to prevent that.
A reader wants to wipe her Mac before getting rid of it, but she doesn't see a clear way to do so.
Windows 10 wants you to enter your password all the time. You can remove your password, or reduce how often you have to enter one, but there are security risks to doing so.
A reader wonders if something's wrong, because Apple's second-factor system lets him approve a connection from a seemingly odd place.
It's a pain to change your passwords manually. These two password managers make it easier by doing it for you.
Keep yourself safe with these online security tips, from anonymous browsing to hiding your digital tracks.
Your AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule can block certain devices at certain times of day, based on the device's MAC address. Here's how to set it up.
Having heard a lot about transitioning to a password-storing app, a reader wonders about the ease of shifting already-set passwords.
Some software you may know and lean on won't work in El Capitan due to a new security feature that locks down system files and directories. Here's how to modify that.
Here's what you need to know about security when you're updating your iPhone and iPad.
We’ll step you through setting up and using Find My iPhone, and what to do if your phone ever does go missing. Prepare for this tech nightmare now before it happens to you.