To all IT professionals,

Apple has released a security update for Java on Mac OS X v10.6.8, Mac OS X Server v10.6.8, OS X Lion v10.7 or later, OS X Lion Server v10.7 or later, and OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 or later to address multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the current user.

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Apple Support Article HT5982 and follow best-practice security policies to determine which updates should be applied.


Apple Support site:


Michael Rutt

Sr. Information Security Analyst

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

126 501 Building

Lincoln, NE  68588-0203

(402) 472-0933

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