Apple Security Updates for Safari

Number: AV15-042
Date: 7 May 2015

Purpose

Apple has released security updates for Safari to address multiple vulnerabilities.

Assessment

Apple has released the following support articles:

Details: Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of the affected system.

CVE References:  Multiple CVEs are referenced; please refer to Apple's advisory for specific details.

Suggested action

CCIRC recommends that owner/operators to review Apple security update HT204826 and apply the necessary updates.

References

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204826

Note to Readers

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