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Will he be able to read all of my text messages? Yes. If he has an iPad, Mac, or iPhone hooked up to the same iCloud account as you use on your iPhone, then all of the texts you receive will notify him too, and he can see your sent texts and send some of his own too. He can also (if he's crafty) restore a new iPhone from an iCloud backup of your iPhone and ...


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Create and add a Gatekeeper label to the app. (‘Approved’ is an arbitrary string.) spctl --add --label "Approved" /path/to/xyz.app Approve all apps with the label. spctl --enable --label "Approved" This only needs to be done once and adding the same named label to apps in the future automatically enables their access. Open the app as usual. open xyz....


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You could strip the quarantine from the app: xattr -r -d com.apple.quarantine /path/to/xyz.app You may want/need to use sudo for that command, depending on permissions. Then Gatekeeper isn't involved, at all. Of course, that also means that the signature isn't verified, which removes an important safety feature.


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Apps which are in the foreground are granted access to the keyboard automatically. Apps which are run by your user account but are not in the foreground require accessibility access to access the keyboard. The list of applications granted access to this is available in System Preferences → Security & Privacy → Accessibility. Here you can add and remove ...


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Security is best implemented as a Multi Layered, Multi Vectored Strategy. The Principle of Least Privilege (POLP) is just another cog in the machine that keeps your computer secure. Everything that you listed there are all good but none of that will prevent someone from taking over your computer with an exploit such as the Dropped Drive Hack. How does a ...


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# is used by the shell to indicate a comment. So if you type cd #ui everything after the # is ignored and you basically just execute cd. To change into the directory, use one of cd ./#ui cd \#ui instead. The same applies if you want to remove it.


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appleid.apple.com has all the tools you need to manage your Apple ID, including changing security questions. Go there and log on. You will be presented with a screen that has a your Apple ID info on it. Select "Change Questions..." You will then be prompted with the answers to your current questions. Enter them. You should now be able to change your ...


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You should be able to get back the regular "the address couldn't be found" text page after removing level3.com from the smart search function or completely disabling this feature: Open Safari > Preferences > Search Click Manage Websites… Either remove level3.com or all websites listed Or disable Enable Quick Website Search completely Restart Safari


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Investigate whatever your ISP provides to turn off NXDOMAIN redirects. This has nothing to do with your computer.



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