Apple Incorporation has been regularly making attempts to bring innovation and creation in their existing products and in their product line. Indeed Apple has gained successful in their total tenure so far. There might be some failures or disappointments but the overall graph is shooting up.
Recently Apple released their new updates on their two operating systems iOS and OS X. The main purpose was to address the serious security related flaws. Apple said that the new up gradation of iOS includes fixation of nineteen security related flaws and some additional features of stability updates. Some of the areas which have been addressed in the new edition or latest updates are
- Triple Handshakeerror in iOS secure transport
On the other hand the MAC users too have been entertained in this latest updates. A separate security updates has been made by Apple especially for Mac users. The latest updates have addressed the issue of vulnerabilities in OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 and in Mavericks 10.9.
A bug present on OS X 10.9.2, in CoreServicesUIAgent which supports hackers in execution of code by making them click to certain URL on victim’s machines by making them click on a special URL, has been addressed. And this was done by additional validation of URLs.
On the other handon OS X 10.8.5 and 10.9.2 the Intel graphics driver didn’t use to properly validate pointer from userspaceresulting in acceptance to allow an application to take control of the Mac. With latest updates keypresses have now been ignored when the machine is in sleep mode in OS X 10.9.2 which enables the system proper locking.