Mac OS X 10.6.2 released, fixing guest account bug

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Apple released the second update to Mac OS X 'Snow Leopard' v10.6. Version 10.6.2 includes guest account bug fix, font related issues fix, and other general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility, and security.

Mac OS X v10.6.2 Update is available for both desktop version (Mac OS X) and server version (Mac OS X Server) of Mac OS X 'Snow Leopard'.

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About Mac OS X v10.6.2 Update The 10.6.2 Update is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Snow Leopard and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, including fixes for:

an issue that might cause your system to logout unexpectedly
a graphics distortion in Safari Top Sites
Spotlight search results not showing Exchange contacts
a problem that prevented authenticating as an administrative user
issues when using NTFS and WebDAV file servers
the reliability of menu extras
an issue with the 4-finger swipe gesture
an issue that causes Mail to quit unexpectedly when setting up an Exchange server
Address Book becoming unresponsive when editing
a problem adding images to contacts in Address Book
an issue that prevented opening files downloaded from the Internet
Safari plug-in reliability
general reliability improvements for iWork, iLife, Aperture, Final Cut Studio, MobileMe, and iDisk
an issue that caused data to be deleted when using a guest account
For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3874 .

Mac OS X v10.6.2 Update can be downloaded from Apple Support's download page or through Apple Software Update.

About Mac OS X Server v10.6.2 Update The 10.6.2 update is recommended for all servers currently running Snow Leopard Server version 10.6 and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility and security of your server, as well as specific fixes for:

adding and removing imported users in Server Preferences
synchronizing Portable Home Directory content
using iCal web interface within select time zones
previewing and capturing dual-source video in Podcast Capture
server-side filtering of incoming mail messages
using chained digital certificates for mail services
creating images with System Image Utility
automating installation of NetRestore images
preventing brute force password attacks
using sudo command with authenticated Open Directory binding
binding to Active Directory domains with invalid service records
creation of mobile accounts for Active Directory users
correcting a problem that would cause the Software Update cache to grow excessively
For detailed information about this update, please visit this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3875 .

Mac OS X Server v10.6.2 Update can be downloaded from Apple Support's download page or through Apple Software Update.

Apple also released Security Update 2009-006 for Mac OS X Leopard (v.10.5.8) users.

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Posted by Antony at November 9, 2009 10:48 PM

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