Apple Security Updates for OS X Server, iTunes, Xcode, and iOS

Number: AV15-085
Date: 17 September 2015


The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to Apple security updates for iOS, OS X Server, OS X and Safari.


Apple has released the following support articles:
HT205219 - OS X Server v5.0.3 for OS X Yosemite v10.10.5 or later
HT205221 - iTunes 12.3 for Windows 7 and later
HT205217 - Xcode 7.0 for OS X Yosemite v10.10.4 or later
HT205212 - iOS 9 for iPhone 4s and later, iPod touch (5th generation) and later, iPad 2 and later

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

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

Suggested Action

CCIRC recommends that owner/operators test and deploy the vendor released updates or workarounds to affected platforms referred to in Apple Support Articles HT205219, HT205221, HT205217 and HT205212.


Note to Readers

In support of Public Safety's mission to build a safe and resilient Canada, CCIRC's mandate is to help ensure the security and resilience of the vital non-federal government cyber systems that underpin Canada's national security, public safety and economic prosperity. As Canada's computer security incident response team, CCIRC is Canada's national coordination centre for the prevention and mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from cyber incidents on non-federal government systems. It does this by providing authoritative advice and support, and coordinating information sharing and incident response.

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