Apple Fixes Bug Revelead At Security Contest

by admin April 16, 2008 at 7:21 pm

Last month, we reported about the contest organized by TippingPoint in Vancouver, Canada. During that contest Charlie Miller broke into a MacBook Air in just two minutes by exploiting an unknown vulnerability in Safari Browser. He won a MacBook Air and $10,000.

Yesterday afternoon, Apple issued the version 3.1.1 of Safari to address, amongst other security issue, the vulnerability discovered by Miller.

The update has 39MB and it is available for both versions of Safari, for Windows and for Mac.

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