Intego Mac Podcast

Advice from Mac experts on the latest Apple news in security and more

About the show

Join the Intego Mac security experts for the latest Apple news, industry opinions, and a splash of security advice in our easy-to-digest, entertaining, and informative podcast series.

Hosted by Kirk McElhearn and Josh Long.

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  • Two-Factor Authentication; Should You Be Worried about Bitcoin?

    November 15th, 2017  |  32 mins 49 secs

    Kirk and Josh talk explain what two-factor authentication is and why you should use it, then discuss Bitcoin, and explain how some apps and websites hijack your processor to make (virtual) money.

  • iOS Apps and Privacy; Amazon Wants to Open Your Front Door

    November 8th, 2017  |  28 mins 4 secs

    Kirk and Josh talk discuss recent issues around apps having access to your iPhone's or iPad's camera all the time. They then wonder if they'd let Amazon go into their homes when no one's there to drop off packages.

  • New Mac Malware, and Apple's New APFS File System

    November 1st, 2017  |  25 mins 25 secs
    intego, macs, malware, security
  • Intego's 20th Anniversary, and a Look at Apple's Face ID

    October 23rd, 2017  |  34 mins 48 secs
    face id, intego, security

    Kirk McElhearn and Josh Long chat with Serge Kameni, a long-time Intego developer, about the company's early years, then discuss Apple's Face ID, coming with the iPhone X.

  • Introducing the Intego Mac Podcast

    October 5th, 2017  |  26 mins 27 secs
    emergency sos, face id, ios 11, macos high sierra, office for mac

    Kirk McElhearn and Josh Long introduce the Intego Mac Podcast and discuss Apple's recent operating system upgrades, and take a close look at Apple's security and privacy features.