There’s patching work ahead for users of Safari and Firefox web browsers as both Apple and Mozilla issued updates late Wednesday to plug security holes in their software. Apple’s patch
fixes four flaws in the Windows version of Safari and two in the Mac version. This includes the security flaw that allowed a hacker to crack OS X in less than two minutes at last month’s CanSecWest security conference.
as there have been instances in the past when attackers were able to exploit similar problems.