Published: 2008-03-22T16:59+00:00    Last Updated: 2008-03-22T16:59+00:00

Apple Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities


Apple has released the Apple Security Update 2008-002 and Apple Safari 3.1 to correct multiple vulnerabilities affecting Apple Mac OS X, Mac OS X Server, and Apple Safari. Attackers could exploit these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code, gain access to sensitive information, execute cross-site scripting attacks or cause a denial of service.

Event Information

Date (UTC)Description
2008-03-21 21:34 Symantec
ThreatCON (1)
An exploit for an Excel issue patched in MS08-014 has been publicly released. Users are advised to apply the available updates as soon as possible to avoid possible future attacks.
2008-03-19 17:00 US-CERT
TA08-079A: Apple Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities
Via US-CERT Mailing List
2008-03-18 20:15 Apple
Article ID: 307562: About Security Update 2008-002
2008-03-18 12:50 Apple
Article ID: 307563: About the security content of Safari 3.1
2008-03-18 09:08 US-CERT
Apple Security Updates
US-CERT Current Activity
Apple has released Safari 3.1 and Security Update 2008-002 to address multiple vulnerabilities.