Apple releases Safari 12.0.2 update
Among Apple’s update-o-rama on Thursday, the company also released version 12.0.2 of its Safari web browser. The update, an 80 megabyte download, offers the following fixes and changes: Safari: Impact: Visiting a malicious website may lead to address bar spoofing. Description: A logic issue was addressed with improved state management. Impact: Visiting a malicious website may lead to user interface spoofing. Description: A logic issue was addressed with improved validation. Impact: A user may be unable to fully delete browsing history. Description: “Clear History and Website Data” did not clear the history. The issue was addressed with improved data deletion. WebKit: Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Description: Multiple memory corruption issues were addressed with improved memory handling. Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Description: A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling. Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Description: A logic issue existed resulting in memory corruption. This was addressed with improved state management. Safari 12.0.2 requires macOS 10.12.6 Sierra or later to install and run. The download itself can be accessed via the App Store’s “Updates” tab under macOS 10.12 Sierra or macOS 10.13 High Sierra. The update can be accessed via the “Software Update” preference pane in System Preferences under macOS 10.14 Mojave. If you’ve had a chance to try the new version and have any feedback to offer, let us know what you make of it in the comments. [read more]
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