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The latest blogs from our team. Keep up to date with all things Apple and Jamf related in the world of technology.

MacOS Ventura – Major Changes for Enterprise

Is your Mac fleet ready for macOS Ventura?

With the new Operating System having been released in October, it brought a whole host of changes and advancements to the way users can get the most out of their Mac. Click here to read through the enhancements Ventura brings.

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Social Engineering, it’s all Greek to us

Can You Protect Against Social Engineering? One of the earliest examples of social engineering was during the legendary Trojan War, when theGreek army were able to sneak into the city and win the war by hiding in a wooden horse that was initially presented as a signal of peace – thus

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What to consider when managing a device management solution

Joe explores some of the pitfalls & solutions to help Managing Hardware  When using Device Management solutions often organisations add every device possible to the system and think that’s it, the device is managed and is no longer a vulnerability. Sometimes they fail to realise ageing hardware affects what software

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Fintech North Conference 14th July 2022

Last week, DARE attended the FinTech North conference at the Common Room of the Great North in Central Newcastle. We were there in partnership with Invest Newcastle, Kani, Atom bank, and Mastercard Attendees on the day and online were able to read and hear from : 34 Remarkable Speakers 3 Keynotes including DARE, discussing “Security for

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Still using Fleetsmith? Here’s what you need to know.

Fleetsmith is a MDM solution that offers management capabilities for both macOS and iOS. It was one of the first cloud hosted MDM solutions dedicated to Apple products, even though other on prem solutions had been around a lot longer. End of life Apple acquired Fleetsmith in June 2020, and

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Mac Active Directory – time for a new solution

Why now is the time to cut ties with macOS Active Directory binding. At DARE we work with many organisations who have a blend of Windows and macOS devices within their fleet. In most cases we see, organisations who have a Microsoft infrastructure at their core naturally opt for binding

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We are hiring!

Systems Engineer & Junior Systems Engineer Due to fast and ongoing growth, DARE is looking to expand the technical team with a Systems Engineer and a Junior Systems Engineer.  Working with organisations around the UK & Europe, DARE offer consultancy and support services to users of Apple technology.  As DARE are a Jamf

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Apple Software Update Issue

  At DARE we work with a number of organisations who adhere to Cyber Essentials or ISO 27001 certifications. As part of ongoing maintenance for these accreditations you are advised to make sure all security patches are applied to your devices in a timely manner – within 14 days of release

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How to keep your Apple devices secure

You wouldn’t be alone in thinking that Apple devices are more secure than other options on the market. However, this does not mean they are immune to cyber-attack attempts. Let’s have a look at some of the things you can do to keep your Mac estate safe and secure. Set

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Jamf Cloud security report 2021

Many organisations were forced to transition business practices in 2020 to a fully remote model while maintaining productivity levels. 52% of organisations experienced a malware incident on a remote device in 2020, up from 37% in 2019; a 41% increase.  Jamf features solutions that empower Apple users to stay connected without sacrificing

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