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Security Update: 2 Security Vulnerabilities Affecting Mac and Window iTune Users

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 12:14

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Mac and Window iTune users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Apple released iTunes 11.0.3 to address two security vulnerabilities affecting Mac and Window users.

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software, refer to Apple Security Updates. At the time of this posting Apple had not update the web site yet.


AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Vista
  • Microsoft XP SP2 or later



WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Out of date iTunes may lead to disclosure of sensitive data or allow a hacker to take control of your computer.


HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

1.    If you have a computer support coordinator (CSC), no action on your part is required.

2.    If you do not have a CSC or they do not support your computer, updates may be obtained through Apple iTune's Download site.


RELATED LINKS

•    Apple Security Update

•    ITS Security & Policy