Link. Works better than anything short of surgery.
Link. The root problem is that customers can’t measure security or don’t care about it or have now power. So it’s not a priority for vendors, so they don’t invest in it. (macOS customers, for example, are simply stuck)
Link. “10.6 and 10.11 are definitely the most reliable. Then probably 10.8, 10.13, and 10.4 in some order. 10.1 through 10.3 were also fine.” El Capitan & Snowie.
Link. Easy to replicate. Fix for now is AppleScript – do shell script “killall -9 corespotlightd” on Emily’s Dock.
Link. Apparently ADE is popular on social media.