Three serious vulnerabilities in cross-app resource sharing protocols on Apple’s desktop and mobile platforms have been discovered and used successfully to steal data — like passwords and secret authentication keys — including one that lays Keychain open http://appleinsider.com/articles/15/06/17/serious-ios-os-x-flaws-lead-to-password-theft-in-wide-ranging-security-study
Microsoft finally fix their problem with ‘Missing inbox’s’ with the 14.5.1 update
Mac Office 2011 version 14.5.0 was released on May 12th, 2015, however, most users are reporting serious issues after installing the update – so we strongly urge you to avoid doing so. After updating, many users reported an issue with Outlook – the program will open normally, but the main window never appears and cannot be forced to appear. Herdy… Continue Reading
Problem between Yosemite and Dropbox. You can resolve this issue by installing the latest Software Update for OS X Yosemite. OS X Yosemite may occasionally cause some programs to crash when you open, save-as, or first save a file. These crashes are rare but happen when an application, such as Dropbox, uses Yosemite’s official Finder integration — and if that… Continue Reading
the malware spreads through apps uploaded from a third-party store and can steal information. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-29928751 Anthony Atherton
The new Outlook for Mac is available to Office 365 commercial customers and Office 365 Home, Office 365 Personal and Office 365 University subscribers. http://blogs.office.com/2014/10/31/new-outlook-mac-available-office-365-customers/?WT.mc_id=CIC_TWITTER_Outgoing%20-%20News%20&%20Events_20141031_106768508_Office365&linkId=10288989
Some great new features, primarily for iPhone users – but stop & think before you upgrade. Mac OS 10.8 & 10.9 are mature & stable, if your computer works why are you upgrading? We have found some applications are no longer compatible with Yosemite OS 10.10 Do you know of the bugs, have you tested it with your applications? There… Continue Reading
Some users are experiencing problems post upgrade. Lync starts to launch then fails – preference problem. Do the following: Make sure you have all Mac for Office updates and are running the very latest updates Go into System Settings, Language & Region Change the language from “English-Primary” (or whatever the language is set to) to “English-US” Reboot Go back into… Continue Reading
Late Thursday 10th July Apple issued a security message saying it has blocked old versions of Adobe’s Flash Player plug-in for Safari, as a recent flaw has been found that could potentially allow hackers to steal browser data — including cookies — on Macs, PCs, and Linux machines prompting Adobe to issue a patch and urge users to upgrade their system as… Continue Reading
Institute of Directors The Institute of Directors (IOD), supports, represents and sets standards for individual company directors in the UK. Its membership of almost 53,000 encompasses every sector of UK industry, as well as education and healthcare. Members represent 95% of the FTSE 500 companies, while 70% of members are from SME’s. A constant stream of advisory, policy, and… Continue Reading
Metropress (part of DMG World Media) Justin Massie-Taylor, Production Manager This publishing company has been going strong for thirty years and is now part of The Daily Mail Group. It created a newsletter for the antiques business, the Antiques Trade Gazette which has been the market leader for the last twenty years. The subscriber-based magazine has become an international publication… Continue Reading
DMG World Media Martin Hull, IT Manager As part of the Daily Mail & General Trust plc, DMG World Media publishes one of the largest ranges of business magazines in the world. Thirty publications are produced at the Surrey-based division and clients include 3M (the cassette tape, stationery and metal giants) and paintmakers Polymers Colour. The magazines are used… Continue Reading
Conran Design Group Ltd Reginald Thompson Conran Design Group Limited is one of the UK’s top ten design companies. It’s a leader in environmental design for the retail food and non-food sector and in the corporate arena with graphic design. Conran specialises in design for corporates, new media, interiors and exhibitions. Conran Design Group work on a global basis with… Continue Reading
Getting the most out of the web The web is a complex beast, and one that more and more companies are coming to rely on as an essential companent in the way they do business. The problem is that, for the vast majority of companies, the web does not work very well – because their sites have not been… Continue Reading
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