Washington Apple Pi will observe the month of October with an event. As soon as we learn what that event might be, we'll get back to you.
Until then, you can delve into lots and lots of information on electronic mail with our Email Compendium, Volume 1. This contains lots of snippets from the General Meeting podcasts, focusing on the subject that brought the most fear and horror to the Q&A session moderators.
The Washington Apple Pi Board of Directors has certified the 2018 election.
Apple has a permanent security update page located at https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222
Recent updates of note include: an update to Safari for OS X 10.11 though 10.13, Security Update 2018-001 for macOS 10.13, and iOS 11.3.1 for iPhones and iPads.
While Apple has a strong reputation for robust security, users are strongly encouraged to install all security updates as soon as they become available, for every device they have that connects to the Internet. In addition to Macs and iOS devices, this includes Apple TVs, HomePods, Apple Watches -- if it connects to the Internet, update it.
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