MacPaw – Blog

Additional Info

Company size (employees)500 to 999
Headquarters RegionEurope
Type of solutionHybrid


Moonlock Cybersecurity blog for humans contains hot news about emerging threats, explains how exact malware works and how to be protected to those who are concerned about security.

The blog contains the following types of content:
– Emerging threats: explaining the latest cases in digital security;
– News and stories: things you should know about to stay safe (latest apps updates, new vulnerabilities, etc.);
– ‘How to’: your guide to digital safety;
– Moonlock Lab knowledge base: content from Lab experts for those who are interested in macOS security and malware research.

About Moonlock:
Moonlock is a division of MacPaw that focuses exclusively on the cybersecurity needs of Mac users. Moonlock aims to create innovative products that seamlessly protect people from modern threats.

About MacPaw:
MacPaw is the Ukrainian-born software company known for CleanMyMac X, Setapp, and other innovative macOS and iOS tools, with over 30 million users worldwide.

Key Capabilities / Features

Every third Mac user believes that cybercriminals aren’t interested in their data (Moonlock’s Mac Security Survey - Such complacency can be dangerous, as it creates a false sense of security.

The reality is that Mac users are not as proactive with their cybersecurity as they should be. Moonlock’s data shows that over half of them have been affected by malware, hacking, or scam. These encounters mean that attackers are greatly interested in macOS users, amplifying the need for improved protection. To further prove this point, 45% of Mac users feel that they don't do enough to protect themselves from cyber threats and 52% expressed their desire to speak with a qualified professional about safety measures online.

Moonlock’s research shows that a third of Mac users claim it’s difficult to find reliable sources of information on security. So, Moonlock launched with adapted cybersecurity information for both those who want to understand cybersecurity basics and those who are in search of deep knowledge in macOS security.

For the advanced audience, shares cybersecurity expertise in threat analysis and malware research. But for those taking their first steps in protecting themselves online or maybe looking to expand their knowledge, is a cybersecurity guide with short, easy-to-understand educational pieces.

How we are different

1. The blog’s content covers a broad audience to influence its cybersecurity awareness. There is:
- Content for those who don’t know how to protect themselves from threats
- Content for security enthusiasts: Moonlock Lab shares its knowledge with the community because, in cybersecurity, no one does it alone.

2. Website design that differs from competitors: as Moonlock is creating cybersecurity tech for humans, there is a goal to make cybersecurity not be perceived as something complicated and scary.

3. It contains an easy-to-digest animated course covering Cybersecurity 101, suitable even for children and older people (Cybersecuritoons.