Apple Pushes OS X 10.9.2 Into The Wild With SSL Bug Fix, FaceTime Audio, Contact Blocking And More

Apple released OS X Mavericks 10.9.2 today, after 7 beta iterations, with a number of features such as FaceTime Audio, contact blocking for both iMessages and FaceTime, Mail fixes and, probably most important of all, a patch for the gotofail bug which allowed an attacker to sniff and modify your data on secure HTTPS connections.

OS X Mavericks

Besides the new features and security patch there are also performance improvements. You can take a look at the full changelog for OS X 10.9.2 over onApple’s support website.

OS X 10.9.2 Update

The update can be downloaded from the Mac App Store through the Update tab or from Apple menu () > Software Update. It weighs in at about 770MB and requires a restart to complete the update. Since OS X 10.9.2 fixes a very serious security vulnerability it is recommended that you update right away.

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  • Macaddict

    Mail finally works correctly.