Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Leopard Graphics Update for 10.5.2

After you update to Mac OS 10.5.2 Leopard, there's an update for your video graphics. Not much detail provided on the download page, but performance is reported to greatly increase for World of Warcraft. After you update to 10.5.2, run software update again to get this update.

Monday, February 11, 2008

Mac OS 10.5.2 and Security Update 2008-001

Apple released the next big update for Leopard today, 10.5.2. There's also a security update for users running 10.4 Tiger, Security Update 2008-001. Security updates for Leopard are included in 10.5.2 while tiger will have the 2008-001 as an update.

Mac OS 10.5.2 includes updates for Airport, Back to My Mac, iCal, iChat, Mail, Printing, Safari, Time Machine, and much more. The security update includes fixes for Safari, Mail, Parental Controls, Samba, Terminal and X11.

Here are links to more information about the Leopard 10.5.2 update and Security Update 2008-001. To get these updates, click the Apple in the top left of the screen and select Software Update.

Friday, February 08, 2008

VirusHeat, Yet Another Rogue

The latest fake antispyware program is called VirusHeat. It does the usual fake warning ballon down by the clock telling you have spyware and other scary stuff. Luckily, it's not hard to remove, and the crew at Bleeping Computer have a VirusHeat removal guide.

SmitFraudFix can get this pest off your PC and it's free. So click the link above to see how to get this crap off your computer.

Here's what the fake warning looks like. It may say something different, but it's the same idea.