MacMost: Security

MacMost Now 54: All About Phishing
3/10/08
Gary Rosenzweig takes a look at phishing: conning someone out of their personal information using deceptive email. Learn how to recognize and protect yourself against phishing.
MacMost Now 48: Protecting Your MacBook While Traveling
2/25/08

Gary Rosenzweig looks at ways to protect your MacBook from being stolen, and how to prepare for the worst. Methods include: cable locks, security software, backing up and insurance.

MacMost Now 46: Protecting Files With a Password
2/20/08
Gary Rosenzweig looks at one method to protect a set of files with a password. It involves using Disk Utility to create an encrypted disk image.
MacMost Now 18: A Look at the Keychain
12/29/07
Gary Rosenzweig shows the Keychain access application and how you can control which passwords are stored and how.
MacMost Now 10: Online Shopping Safety
12/12/07
Gary Rosenzweig gives some basic tips for being safe while shopping online. Look for secure checkout pages, use a credit card, have good passwords, and trust your instincts.
MacMost Now 3: Locking Down Your Mac
11/29/07
Gary Rosenzweig looks at ways to secure your Mac. You can set a login password, require the password when waking from sleep mode, and encrypt your data.