Apple Releases OS X Mavericks v10.9.2 and Security Update 2014-001

Last Updated: 09/01/2014

Security Notice Level

SEVERE

Apple has released updates to their operating system that address vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to bypass security restrictions, execute arbitrary code, or allow an attacker with a privileged network position to capture or modify data in sessions protected by SSL/TLS.  This means that anything sent across the Internet could be intercepted or changed from the computer.  It is highly recommended that users upgrade as soon as possible as this vulnerability is actively being exploited in the wild.

Affected Software

The IT Security Office advises that owners of the software listed below update to the latest version of their installed software.

  • OS X Mavericks
  • OS X Mountain Lion
  • OS X Lion

Security Bulletin Names

  • HT6150: OS X Mavericks v10.9.2 and Security Update 2014-001, release date: February 25, 2014

Additional Information

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