Apple KRACK Debacle, iMac Edition, Rubio vs Cook vs China, Apple Hires TV Executives - Pop.0 Ep.24

· Bryan Chaffin · Cool Stuff Found

Bryan Chaffin and John Kheit discuss the AirPort KRACK fix, and why the iMac Pro should really be called iMac Edition. They also dig into political criticism of Tim Cook speaking in China and Apple’s overall position in that country. And when they hear that Apple has hired new television execs, they hope it means Apple’s leadership is learning how to delegate.  (WARNING NSFW: PROFANITY & RANTS)

Apple’s Quality Control Problems, iMac Pro – ACM 441

· Bryan Chaffin · Apple Context Machine Podcast

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In this episode, Bryan and Jeff chew over Apple’s burgeoning quality control issues, as well as the company’s bizarre decision to release a pro desktop that’s sealed. The cap the discussion by examining some of the topics in the Apple Context Machine Facebook group.

Apple Patches KRACK with AirPort Firmware Updates

· Bryan Chaffin · Product News

KRACK WPA2 WiFi security flaw

AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.6.9 was released for AirPort base stations with 802.11n, while AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.7.9 was released for older AirPort base stations that support 802.11ac.

macOS Sierra, El Capitan get KRACK Security Updates

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

KRACK WPA2 WiFi security flaw

When Apple released macOS High Sierra 10.13.1 on Tuesday it also rolled out security updates for macOS El Capitan and macOS Sierra to patch the KRACK Wi-Fi security flaw.

Updated List of WPA-2 KRACK Patches in Consumer Routers

· Dave Hamilton · News

KRACK WPA2 WiFi security flaw

We’re keeping an up-to-date list of KRACK-related router firmware updates so you can find out if one is available for your router. (Update, 22-Nov-2017, 1:30pm EST: Added info from Linksys about their recent KRACK updates)

Quick Tips, Cool Stuff Found, High Sierra, and KRACK – Mac Geek Gab 679

· John F. Braun & Dave Hamilton · Mac Geek Gab Podcast

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Quick Tips, Cool Stuff Found, High Sierra, and KRACK are the topics today, but that means you’re in for a real treat. The goal is for everyone to learn at least four (4!) new things, but today you’re guaranteed to learn a whole lot more. Download, press play, and enjoy!

KRACK Hacks WiFi WPA2 Encryption, Even for Apple Products

· Jeff Gamet · News

KRACK WPA2 WiFi security flaw

The WPA2 encryption your Wi-Fi basestation uses isn’t as secure as you thought. Security researcher Mathy Vanhoef revealed a flaw that makes any WPA2 encrypted data on a WiFi network hackable, regardless of what operating system you use.