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by WESTBERLIN
Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: How to prevent/block Apple's newly introduced "silent updates"?
Replies: 5
Views: 1055

Re: How to prevent/block Apple's newly introduced "silent updates"?

yeah, just like you i also check the app store very regularly, i guess the only reason i had ticked the check for updates box was that I liked the idea of seeing that there's new updates when clicking on the apple in the upper left of the screen and seeing the number of available updates next to the...
by WESTBERLIN
Thu Sep 14, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: How to prevent/block Apple's newly introduced "silent updates"?
Replies: 5
Views: 1055

Re: How to prevent/block Apple's newly introduced "silent updates"?

You should not need LS to prevent this. The macOS settings for auto downloading and installing updates are in System Preferences>App Store, and I suspect that you have some options set to auto update. Thanks for the quick reply! Actually i only have the first two boxes checked ("Automatically ...
by WESTBERLIN
Thu Sep 14, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: How to prevent/block Apple's newly introduced "silent updates"?
Replies: 5
Views: 1055

How to prevent/block Apple's newly introduced "silent updates"?

Dear all, yesterday morning I was greeted on my Mac by a new iTunes version (12.7), that I had neither ever downloaded, nor installed at all. This nightmare update completely removed all iOS app management functions, ringtones management, and more. Via the terminal I was able to delete this unwanted...