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Critical Macintosh Updates

November 19, 2007

Apple released new patches for critical Mac OSX security vulnerabilities on November 15, 2007.

* All Macintosh computers must be patched. *

To patch your Mac:

Click on the Apple icon on the menu bar (top left corner of the screen) and select "Software Update".

Install the necessary updates and restart your Mac when the updates are finished.

For detailed information on these Macintosh security updates see:

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306907

Please contact help@cs.cmu.edu or call the SCS Help Desk (x8-4231) if you have questions or problems with applying these patches.

Thank you for your attention,

SCS Help Desk