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Alert (SA07-352A)

Apple Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities

Original release date: December 18, 2007

Systems Affected

  • Apple Mac OS X versions prior to and including 10.4.11 (Tiger) and 10.5.1 (Leopard)

These vulnerabilities affect both Intel-based and PowerPC-based Apple systems.

Overview

Apple Mac OS X is affected by multiple vulnerabilities. Apple has released Security Update 2007-009 to address these vulnerabilities, the most serious of which may allow a remote attacker to take control of your computer.

Solution

Install an Update

Install Apple Security Update 2007-009 through Software Update.

Description

Apple Mac OS X is affected by multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to run malicious programs on your computer, crash your computer, access your data, or initiate a video conference without your approval.

For more technical information, see US-CERT Technical Alert TA07-352A.


References


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Revision History

  • December 18, 2007: Initial release

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