It's not just Windows. OS X phones home too.


Daniel Jalkut has discovered that Windows Genuine Advantage is not the only piece of software that phones home to check in. Mac OS X 10.4.7 gets lonely too.

Using Little Snitch, an app that monitors network traffic on your Mac, he caught the home-sick culprit, a new Dashboard process called dashboardadvisoryd. Apple Phones Home, Too via APC Magazine Ľ Itís not just Windows. OS X phones home too.

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 7th July 2006 2:42AM