Apple Safari update fixes 4 Mac OS X; 11 Windows vulnerabilities

Apple released just four patches that affect the Mac OS X edition, but eleven for Windows Vista and XP of Safari browser. Now, a patch for a vulnerability with a very similar, if not altogether identical, profile appears in the latest version 3.2 of Safari for Windows (this particular patch does not apply to Mac OS […]

Apple released just four patches that affect the Mac OS X edition, but eleven for Windows Vista and XP of Safari browser.

Now, a patch for a vulnerability with a very similar, if not altogether identical, profile appears in the latest version 3.2 of Safari for Windows (this particular patch does not apply to Mac OS X users). Specifically, TIFF images that have been compression using the well-known Lempel-Ziv (LZW) algorithm will now be treated with more care and concern, according to Apple's security bulletin.