Apple Patches Its 'Gotofail' Security Bug For OSX After Four Days Of Anger

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February 25, 2014 AT 9:32 AM
After a very long four days of snowballing criticism by the security community, Apple has fixed the critical security flaw in its software dubbed “gotofail,” which threatened to allow any untrusted network to disable the encryption on users’ communications. The patch, released for OSX Tuesday, follows a similar update for iOS last Friday that first alerted security researchers to the bug.