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Apple Issues OS X 10.10.4 and iOS 8.4 Updates

Apple released the OS X 10.10.4 and iOS 8.4 updates on June 30, providing users with security patches fixing multiple vulnerabilities across both desktop and mobile operating systems.

The new OS X and iOS updates are the first major Apple security patch updates since April 8, when the OS X 10.10.3 and iOS 8.3 updates debuted. Among the security patches in OS X 10.10.4 are three vulnerabilities (CVE-2015-3671, CVE-2015-3672 and CVE-2015-3673) in Apple's Admin framework. The flaws could potentially have enabled a non-administrative user of a system to obtain full administrative rights.

Read the full story at eWEEK:
Apple Fixes OS X and iOS Flaws Ahead of New Releases

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.