Apple Releases OS X Bash Update to Fix 'Shellshock' Security Flaw

Discussion in 'OS X Yosemite (10.10)' started by joedec, Sep 29, 2014.

  1. joedec macrumors 6502

    joedec

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    #1
    Apple patched Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks, not Yosemite. Hopefully they'll roll the change into the release stream.

    See;
    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1792999

    Test for update with;
    $ /bin/bash -c "env x='() { :;}; echo FAILED' /bin/bash -c /usr/bin/true"
    FAILED

    Success is no output.
     
  2. joedec thread starter macrumors 6502

    joedec

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    #2
    Fixed in Public Beta 4

    $ sw_vers
    ProductName: Mac OS X
    ProductVersion: 10.10
    BuildVersion: 14A379b

    $ /bin/bash -c "env x='() { :;}; echo FAILED' /bin/bash -c /usr/bin/true"
     

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