Apple Issues ITunes Security Update

Apple has pushed out another update to fix a security hole in its popular iTunes application that the company says attackers could use to break into or seize control over affected machines just by getting the user to play a specially crafted music file.

Vulnerability tracking company Secunia has rated this a "highly critical" threat. New versions are available for both Mac and Windows users at this link. Security Fix - Brian Krebs on Computer and Internet Security - (

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 3rd July 2006 9:35PM