Security updates for macOS, iOS, Safari etc.

Little information from last Friday. Apple has released security updates for its operating systems iOS and macOS, as well as various products such as the Safari browser, effective June 1, 2018. These updates are intended to close security gaps in the products..


The security updates are intended to fix vulnerabilities CVE-2018-4241 and CVE-2018-4243. Both were discovered by Google security engineer Ian Beer. Neither Beer nor Apple have published extensive details about these two bugs. Here is the list of security updates::

Product Available for Date
Safari 11.1.1 OS X El Capitan 10.11.6, macOS Sierra 10.12.6, and macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 01 Jun 2018
iCloud for Windows 7.5 Windows 7 and later 01 Jun 2018
macOS High Sierra 10.13.5 OS X El Capitan 10.11.6, macOS Sierra 10.12.6, macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 01 Jun 2018
iOS 11.4 iPhone 5s and later, iPad Air and later, and iPod touch 6th generation 29 May 2018
watchOS 4.3.1 All Apple Watch models 29 May 2018
iTunes 12.7.5 for Windows Windows 7 and later 29 May 2018
tvOS 11.4 Apple TV 4K and Apple TV (4th generation) 29 May 2018

More details may be found on the linked Apple sites and here. Meanwhile, screenshots of macOS 10.14 have already become public – a presentation is expected at this week's WWDC 2018. Some information on this topic can be found here.

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