4 posts in this topic

Posted

Gatekeeper Already Present in OS X 10.7.3, Available for Developer Testing

With developers needing to prepare for Apple's new Gatekeeper feature in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Apple has revealed that the functionality is already baked into OS X 10.7.3 but hidden by default. Apple has instructed developers that they can enable Gatekeeper on OS X 10.7.3 from the command line in order to test the functionality.

Mac OS X users will soon have the option of turning on Gatekeeper, a new Mac OS X security feature. When a user does this, the system provides an additional measure of safety: it blocks that user from opening newly-downloaded applications that are not Developer ID

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted

interesting

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted

I like this idea! But people that manage to find Malware for a Mac are the same people that manage to endlessly fill their downloads folder with 'exe' files. Idiots.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Posted

Great move. Especially because it's optional. But haters are going to hate.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.