Apple has released important security updates for it’s operating system and other products, as noted below:
Apple Security Updates – 07/25/11
- iOS 4.3.5 Software Update: An error in the handling of X.509 certificate chains (principally used for SSL/TLS encryption and authentication of network) could allow an intermediate compromise, i.e. a man-in-the-middle attack. This bug affects iOS 3.0 through 4.3.4 for iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4 (GSM), iOS 3.1 through 4.3.4 for iPod touch (3rd generation) and later, iOS 3.2 through 4.3.4 for iPad.
- iOS 4.2.10 Software Update for iPhone: The same SSL certificate-handling error as above. This bug only affects iOS 4.2.5 through 4.2.9 on the CDMA version of iPhone 4.
- iWork 9.1 Update: 2 bugs in iWork 9.0 through 9.5 Numbers and one in Pages could allow remote code execution by opening a malicious Microsoft Office document.