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Apple Releases Multiple Security Updates

Original release date: May 10, 2012 | Last revised: October 23, 2012

Apple has released security updates for Apple OS X and Safari to address multiple vulnerabilities for the following products:

  • Safari 5.1.7 for Mac OS X v10.6.8, Mac OS X Server v10.6.8, OS X Lion Server v10.7.4, OS X Lion v10.7.4, Windows 7, Vista, XP SP2 or later
  • OS X Lion v10.7.4 and Security Update 2012-002 for OS X Lion v10.7 to v10.7.3, OS X Lion Server v10.7 to v10.7.3, Mac OS X v10.6.8, Mac OS X Server v10.6.8

Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, obtain sensitive information, operate with elevated privileges, cause a denial-of-service condition, or perform a cross-site scripting attack.

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Apple articles HT5281 and HT5282 and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.

This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

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