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Encrypto review: Shields files from prying eyes before they’re sent

Encrypto makes it drag-and-drop simple to protect files before sending them through less-secure services like email.

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Wearable security: Authentication apps for Apple Watch

Early extensions of iPhone apps for varying forms of authentication find a useful home as Watch apps.

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Review: LastPass for Mac protects your passwords but needs polish

LastPass goes up against 1Password with its new Mac app, but doesn't fare so well.

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Review: 1Password 5 for Mac offers state-of-the-art protection for your passwords and more

The latest release of AgileBits' password manager is as good as ever -- and a perfect companion for OS X Yosemite.

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Periscope Pro review: Keep an eye on your domicile with this Mac surveillance app

Periscope Pro may not be super cheap, but it’ll still probably run you less than a professional security system, and it offers plenty of features.

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AirBeam Pro 1.5 review: Turn your Mac and iOS devices into a home-surveillance system

Wondering what to do with your unused-but-still-usable iOS devices? You can use them with your Mac as surveillance cameras, using AirBeam Pro.