Apple squashes “serious” bugs in Quicktime code.
According to this Security update, eight dangerous security flaws have been discovered and squashed inside Apple’s QuickTime product. Some of these “holes’ in QuickTime can give a hacker full control of your computer. According to Apple, the problems lie in the way QuickTime handles MOV, MIDI, 3GP, PICT and QTIF files. Security is the number one topic these days when it comes to operating systems and its refreshing to see Apple “on top” of these potentially disastrous bugs. Be sure to run the Software Update utility!