Home » Apple » Apple has Released Security Updates for its Core OS Products

On 16th may 2016, Apple made an announcement about the updates for iTunes, iOS, OS X El Capitan, Safari, tvOS, and watchOS. As all these products share the same code, so if you patch many vulnerabilities for one product, it will work on other products as well. So it’ll be a profitable deal for you if install these MAC security updates immediately. These updates will keep you at way from numerous vulnerabilities that are responsible for remote code execution or executable elevation privileges.

Apple Security Update

Apple does not discuss or disclose or confirm MAC security issues until the entire research work is done and patches are released because of the protection if the users.

Apple has released security updates for the following OS products:

  • iTunes 12.4

Available for Windows 7 and later

  • OS X El Capitan v10.11.5 and Security Update 2016-003

AMD

Available for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, and OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

apache_mod_php, AppleGraphicsControl, AppleGraphicsPowerManagement, and ATS

Available for OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

Audio

Available for OS X Yosemite v10.10.5 and MAC OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

Captive Network Assistant

Available for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, and OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

CFNetwork Proxies, CommonCrypto, CoreCapture, CoreStorage, Crash Reporter

Disk Images, Disk Utility, Graphics Drivers, ImageIO, Intel Graphics Driver, IOAcceleratorFamily, IOAudioFamily, IOFireWireFamily, IOHIDFamily, Kernel

Available for OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

libxml2, libxslt

Available for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, and OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

MapKit, Messages, Multi-Touch, NVIDIA Graphics Drivers, QuickTime, SceneKit, Screen Lock, Tcl

Available for OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

OpenGL

Available for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, and OS X El Capitan v10.11 and later

  • iOS 9.3.2 available for iPhone 4s and later, iPod touch (5th generation) and later, iPad 2 and later

Accessibility, CFNetwork Proxies, CommonCrypto, CoreCapture, Disk Images, ImageIO, IOAcceleratorFamily, IOHIDFamily, Kernel, libc, libxml2, libxslt, MapKit, OpenGL, Safari, Siri, WebKit, WebKit Canvas

All are available for iPhone 4s and later, iPod touch (5th generation) and later, iPad 2 and later

  • Safari 9.1.1 available for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, and OS X El Capitan v10.11.5

Safari, WebKit, WebKit Canvas

All are available for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, and OS X El Capitan v10.11.5

  • watchOS 2.2.1 available for Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch, Apple Watch Edition, and Apple Watch Hermes

CommonCrypto, CoreCapture, Disk Images, ImageIO, IOAcceleratorFamily, IOHIDFamily, Kernel, libc, libxml2, libxslt, MapKit, OpenGL

All are available for Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch, Apple Watch Edition, and Apple Watch Hermes

  • tvOS 9.2.1 available for Apple TV (4th generation)

CFNetwork Proxies, CommonCrypto, CoreCapture, Disk Images, ImageIO, IOAcceleratorFamily, IOHIDFamily, Kernel, libc, libxml2, libxslt, OpenGL, WebKit, WebKit Canvas

All are available for Apple TV (4th generation)