Security Update 2007-005 released

Summary:Apple today released their fifth security update for Mac OS X this year.The 30.

Security Update 2007-005
Apple today released their fifth security update for Mac OS X this year.

The 30.2MB universal binary download patches 13 areas of OS X including alias manager, denial of service vulnerabilities in BIND, integer overflow vulnerabilities in PDF, fetchmail password disclosure and other nastiness.

Security Update 2007-005 is recommended for all users and improves the security of the following components:

bind CarbonCore CoreGraphics crontabs fetchmail file iChat mDNSResponder PPP ruby screen texinfo VPN

Security Update 2007-004 has been incorporated into this security update.

For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61798

More information about the update can be found in knowledge base article #305530.

Topics: Operating Systems, Apple, Security

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