Mac OS X 10.4.8 update released

Software UpdateApple released Mac OS X 10.4.8, an update to its Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger" operating system that is recommended for all users.

The 10.4.8 Update is recommended for all users and includes general operating system fixes, as well as specific fixes for the following applications and technologies:

- connecting to wireless networks using the EAP-FAST protocol
- Apple USB modem reliability
- using OpenType fonts in Microsoft Word
- compatibility with 3rd party USB hubs
- scanner performance
- RAW camera support
- printing documents with Asian language names
- performance of the Translation widget
- broadband network performance
- security updates


Mac OS X TigerMac OS X 10.4.8 for PPC (31 MB) (Combo: 149 MB)
Mac OS X 10.4.8 for Intel (206 MB) (Combo: 294 MB)

Mac OS X 10.4.8 Server

Apple also relased Security Update for 10.3.9:

Security Update 2006-006 is recommended for all users and improves the security of the following components:

Cyrus SASL
Flash Player Plug-in

Previously, Mac OS X 10.4.7 update was released on 28 June 2006.

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