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Apple releases patch for OS X vulnerability exploited in the wild

2015/08/14

Securityweek - (International) Apple released security updates for OS X, iOS, Safari, and OS X Server, patching 135 vulnerabilities including a local privilege escalation zero-day vulnerability related to the DYLD_PRINT_TO_FILE environment variable that attackers were exploiting in the wild to install adware and other questionable software.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/apple-releases-patch-os-x-vulnerability-exploited-wild

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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