Apple Update Mends Dozens of Security Flaws

Apple Computer Inc. today released free software updates that fix at least 43 separate security flaws in its Mac OS X operating system and other products, including a dozen problems with its popular Quicktime media player.

The new version of Quicktime, v. 7.1, is available for both Microsoft Windows and Mac systems, and is downloadable here. Apple said the older versions contain security holes that attackers could use to break into both Windows and Mac machines running the software. Security Fix - Brian Krebs on Computer and Internet Security - (

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