Apple subdues solo IPv6 bug

Thursday, 21 June 2007, 11:56 AM EST

Apple released Mac OS X 10.4.10 to patch a single security vulnerability and address several issues in Bluetooth and USB, add RAW image support for eight new cameras, and fix a decimal rounding error.

The update patches the IPv6 protocol's handling of type 0 routing heads, which if exploited by an attacker, could degrade network performance, Apple said in a short alert. Only Mac OS X 10.4.x versions are affected by the bug.

At Computerworld.

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