Apple Releases Multiple Security Updates

Original release date: December 08, 2015

Apple has released security updates for iOS 9.2, tvOS 9.1, OS X, watchOS 2.1, Safari 9.0.2, and Xcode 7.2 to address multiple vulnerabilities, one of which could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.

Updates available include:

  • iOS 9.2 for iPhone 4s and later, iPod touch (5th generation) and later, iPad 2 and later
  • tvOS 9.1 for Apple TV (4th generation)
  • OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 and Security Update 2015-008 for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, OS X El Capitan v10.11 and v10.11.1
  • watchOS 2.1 for Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch, Apple Watch Edition, and Apple Watch Hermes
  • Safari 9.0.2 for OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, OS X Yosemite v10.10.5, OS X El Capitan v10.11 and v10.11.1
  • Xcode 7.2 for OS X Yosemite v10.10.5 or later

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Apple security updates for iOS 9.2, tvOS 9.1, OS X El Capitan 10.11.2 and Security Update 2015-008, watchOS 2.1, Safari 9.0.2, Xcode 7.2 and apply the necessary updates.


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Source: US-CERT