A Tips on “How to harden your Macbook Pro Security?”

Hope you will learn something useful out of this short video 🙂

Have a wonderful Weekend to you all..

By the way, if you can’t watch above video. No problem.. Follow the following steps and I am sure you will get it. By the way, you can write to me anytime 🙂

Step 1: Open Spotlight

You can do this either two ways.

One is, you can directly press on the Magnify Icon at your extreme Right corner.  icon Click on it.

Or

Press (CMD+SPACEBAR) on your keyboard.

Step 2: Type Security & Privacy and Click enter. 

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Step 3: Click on the Yellow Lock Key and it will ask you to type password. Type your login password.

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Step 4: First goto Privacy. There is option to enable your Location. 

There is a pro and con. You choose whichever suites you. 

Pro:

If you enable if, there is high probable that you might get a chance to track your system if you misplaced it. (I have never tried it. Read it on few tech blogs)

Con:

With use of certain app, people can trace your location. So, it’s your call! 🙂

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Step 5: Goto Firewall Section.

Enable The firewall. (Turn it on)

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Goto Firewall Options:

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Choose block all incoming connections. That way, every application will ask your permission if it is trying to connect to a remote server. For example, utorrent app etc.

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Step 6: Last but not the least, enable your File Vault. 

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Pro: 

By turning it on, if you misplaced your computer, nobody can touch your sensitive files or documents.

Con:

System will take a little bit longer to open when you switch on the system.

That’s all for today. If you have any questions, please feel free to write in the comment box below 🙂

Have a great weekend!!

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