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Apple Addresses Issues with iTunes 8.0

September 15th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Apple has released an article to address issues with their recent iTunes 8.0 release. The article indicates that Windows Vista users who have installed iTunes 8.0 may be seeing a blue screen error message when connecting an iPhone or iPod to their computer.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review Apple article TS2280 and apply one of the solutions listed in the article to fix the issue.

Apple Releases Security Updates

September 10th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Apple has released four security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in iTunes, QuickTime, iPod touch, and Bonjour for Windows. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, cause a denial-of-service condition, conduct DNS cache poisoning attacks, spoof or hijack TCP sessions, access the system with escalated privileges, or obtain sensitive information.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the following Apple Security Articles and apply any necessary updates: