Rich Mogull, writing at TidBITS:
OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion includes a transformative security
technology called Gatekeeper. It’s a major new advance in
operating system security designed to reduce dramatically the
ability of an attacker to trick users into installing malicious
software. It could be the key to preventing a future malware
It’s a terrific overview, and if you want even more technical analysis of how Gatekeeper works, Mogull has a detailed follow-up on his Securosis site.
★ Thursday, 23 February 2012