Apple releases OS X 10.7.4, FileVault bug gets addressed

Brian Heater
B. Heater|05.09.12

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Brian Heater
May 9th, 2012
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Apple releases OS X 10.7.4, FileVault bug gets addressed

Hey, Mac users: are you ready for an update? Because Apple is dropping its latest OS version on your heads. 10.7.4 just hit, and it brings with it a number of small fixes to help improve things like security, stability and compatibility for your system. The update promises to fix an issue with the "Reopen windows when logging back in" setting, compatibility with some third-party keyboards and the ability to copy files to SMB servers, among others. You can check out a more complete list of fixes just after the break.

Update: Looks as if that nasty FileVault security issue is also being addressed in the update.

The 10.7.4 update is recommended for all OS X Lion users and includes general operating system fixes that improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac including fixes that:

• Resolve an issue where the "Reopen windows when logging back in" setting is always enabled

• Improve compatibility with certain British third-party USB keyboards

• Address an issue that may prevent files from being saved to a server

• Improve the reliability of copying files to an SMB server

For detailed information on this update, please visit this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5167.

For information on the security content of this update, please visit: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222.

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