Critical Mac Security Patches
February 14, 2008
Apple released new patches for critical Mac security vulnerabilities on February 12, 2008.
*All Mac computers must be patched*
To patch your machine:
From the Help menu (The apple icon in the upper left hand corner)
- Choose "Check for Updates...".
- Follow the on-screen instructions to install any available updates.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified in Apple Mac OS X, which could be exploited by remote or local attackers to cause a denial of service, disclose sensitive information, bypass security restrictions or compromise an affected system.
For details about these patches please refer to our Help Pages at: http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~help/macintosh/patch_archives/mac-patch-feb2008.html
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org 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