Another day, another security update from Apple

Graham Cluley

It seems like only yesterday that I was blogging about an important security update from Apple. And wasn’t it just last week when we were discussing how boobytrapped images could infect your Mac, and how GarageBand could change your Safari browser’s cookie settings without asking permission?

Well, hot on the heels of these alerts Apple has issued another security update – Security Update 2009-04 – which is designed to stop hackers exploiting a flaw which could allow them to interrupt the BIND DNS server by sending a malicious update message.

Apple is recommending the security update for all users as it…

Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.

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Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.