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Security Update: Apple Remote Desktop 3.5.4 and 3.7 Released to Address 2 Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 11:11

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Apple Remote Desktop Users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Apple released Apple Remote Desktop 3.5.4 and 3.7 to address 2 vulnerabilities.
 
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software refer to Apple Security Updates where Apple will post the full report.
 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Apple Remote Desktop 3.0 or later

 
WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

The most severe vulnerability could 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 from the Software Update pane in System Preferences, or Apple's Software Downloads web site.
 

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