Apple Computer Inc. released security updates for more than 25 flaws in Mac OS X and 12 vulnerabilities in QuickTime Thursday evening. Attackers could exploit these to cause a denial of service, run malicious commands, disclose sensitive data or circumvent security restrictions.
In two of its advisories, the French Security Incident Response Team (FrSIRT) identified 31 separate vulnerabilities in MAC OS X and 12 in QuickTime. The vulnerability tracking firm rated both security updates critical.
Security holes in Mac OS X include:
Security holes in QuickTime include: