Solutions Through IT

April 5, 2012

It’s been a long time coming … but here it is–Apple users beware.

Filed under: Antivirus, Apple, Security — solutionsthroughit @ 13:11

Long and short of it, the apple-maintained version of Java has typically been patched a LONG time after the Oracle maintained version of Java.  Coupled with the fact that viruses have been largely unknown on the Apple platform, security hasn’t been a concern for Apple users.  That time, appears to be now over.

From this link or this one it outlines some details.

Apple have released this support article that probably won’t make ANY sense to an end user. 

You can check for update by going to the Apple menu, and selecting Software Update … Apple menu





Or you can directly download the OSX 10.6 Update 7 or the OSX Lion 2012.001 Update.  See the Apple Downloads site for more information.


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