Dit is het nieuws van Mac-up!

Hier vindt je interessante of wetenswaardige nieuwsberichten die iets te maken hebben met (het belang van) online back-up en ontwikkelingen met betrekking tot de techniek van data opslag in het algemeen en de veiligheid van opslag van computerdata in de breedste zin van het woord.


 

 

Ransomware en het belang van een goede back-up

Ransomware
Mac User With Ransomware? How To Easily Remove This “Malware” Threat
Written by Justin Pot, March 17, 2015

 

It’s a security myth that needs to die: if you have a Mac, you’re safe. The argument is that there aren’t as many viruses out there for OS X, so you don’t need to worry about anything; security threats, this line of thinking goes, are a Windows problem.

This is less true now than ever before, but even so: security isn’t just about the operating system you use. Security is about knowledge. Knowing how to tell if your Mac has a virus and how to beat ransomware is the best defence you can have. <Lees meer>