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Apple Releases iPhone v2.1

September 12th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Apple has released iPhone v2.1 to address multiple vulnerabilities in Application Sandbox, CoreGraphics, mDNSResponder, Networking, Passcode Lock, and Webkit. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, conduct DNS cache poisoning attacks, spoof or hijack TCP sessions, bypass Passcode Lock, obtain sensitive information, or cause a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review Apple document HT3129 and upgrade to iPhone v2.1.

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: