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Security Update:Safari 6.2 and 7.1 Now Available for Mac OSX to Address Multiple Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 09:32

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Mac OSX Safari Users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Apple released Safari 6.2 and Safari 7.1 to address multiple vulnerabilities.

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to Apple Security Updates at http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222 where Apple will post the full report.

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5
  • OS X Mavericks v10.9.5

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Visiting a maliciously crafted website may allow an attacker to take control of your computer.

 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

  1. If IT Field Services or you have other IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have IT support, Safari 7.1 and Safari 6.2 may be obtained from the Mac App Store.


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