Apple today has released the security patch for OSX as well as iOS 8.2 for iPad and iPhone devices that resolve the FREAK SSL Vulnerability on Apple devices.  It is highly advisable to if you have any Apple devices that you run the updates as soon as possible to resolves these security issues.

After you have updated your system you can confirm the issue has been resolved by visiting FREAK Attack which will scan your client and inform you if your browser is safe from the FREAK SSL vulnerability or not.

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If all goes as it should, you should see a message such as this.

 

More information on the security patches can be found on Apple’s Security Update page.  Remember to always keep your software up to date as new security threats are found frequently.

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