AirPort Update 2006-001 and Security Update 2006-005

Software UpdateApple has posted AirPort Update 2006-001 for Mac OS X v10.4.7 and Security Update 2006-005 for Mac OS X 10.4.7 and 10.3.9. The update is recommended for all users and improves the security of AirPort.

According to MacWorld, the update fixes vulnerabilities found in the company’s wireless drivers.

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The internal audit came as a result of claims by a senior researcher at SecureWorks that said he had revealed a vulnerability in Apple’s MacBook wireless software driver that would allow him to take control of the machine. SecureWorks later clarified its position and said it had used a third-party driver and not Apple’s driver.

For more detailed information, please see about the security content of AirPort Update 2006-001 and Security Update 2006-005.

Security Update 2006-005 (10.4.7 PPC)
Security Update 2006-005 (10.4.7 Universal)
Security Update 2006-005 (10.3.9)
AirPort Update 2006-001

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Posted by Antony at September 22, 2006 1:59 PM

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