Disabling Mac OS X El Capitan System Integrity Protection

Apple has introduced a new security feature in Mac OS X El Capitan (10.11) called System Integrity Protection (sometimes referred to as rootless). Enter your email I consent to receiving your weekly newsletter, DevOps'ish SUBSCRIBE   What is System Integrity Protection? According to Apple’s documentation: A new security policy that applies to every running process, including privileged code and code that runs out of the sandbox....

October 13, 2015 · 2 min · Chris Short

Mac OS X El Capitan and Junos Pulse

I had some Apple Keychain issues after upgrading to Mac OS X El Capitan yesterday. Apple provided a reasonable resolution (blow away the login Apple Keychain and re-create it). As it turns out, my issues weren’t limited to just the El Capitan upgrade. The Juniper Networks' VPN client, Junos Pulse, has some pretty awful issues. Enter your email I consent to receiving your weekly newsletter, DevOps'ish SUBSCRIBE   The behavior went something like this:...

October 6, 2015 · 1 min · Chris Short

Mac OS X El Capitan: Keychain Issues

I started having some Apple Keychain issues after upgrading to Mac OS X El Capitan. At random, I would be asked to sign back into accounts that I am logged into through Internet Accounts in System Preferences. Enter your email I consent to receiving your weekly newsletter, DevOps'ish SUBSCRIBE   I thought it a minor issue but it became unavoidable though once El Capitan told me it couldn’t find my login Apple Keychain after logging in:...

October 5, 2015 · 2 min · Chris Short