Apple has released updates to their operating system that address vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, obtain sensitive information, bypass security controls, or cause denial-of-service conditions.
The IT Security Office advises that owners of the software listed below update to the latest version of their installed software.
HT5784: OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.4 and Security Update 2013-002
Release date: June 4, 2013
Additional information about this vulnerability can be viewed at http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5784.
OIT has defined the following categories to describe the severity of security risks:
URGENT severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community.
SEVERE severity included remote exploits and worms.
IMPORTANT severity includes virus and local exploits for commonly used services.