I read "Ian Beer" as "I-am Beer" and thought... you lucky bastard, I'm trying to get there the old fashioned way!
That guy would have so many friends....
Apple has released a security update to address nearly two dozen vulnerabilities in macOS High Sierra. The update comes little more than a week after Apple had to kick out an emergency fix to close up a glaring hole in macOS that allowed anyone with access to a Mac (either in person or remote) to bypass the login screen and …
All of which is great. But High Sierra still seems to think that there are 13 months in the year (I suspect an indexing problem - someone forgot that arrays are zero indexed and referred to month 12)
Take a look in the Console if you don’t believe me. It’s full to the brim with out of bounds errors this month.
This might seem like a trivial flaw - but it’s trivial flaws like this, and especially those which are easy to find, which often form the basis of a serious exploit.
Jobs was an obsessive who wouldn't accept anything less than perfection, and that attitude used to permeate all of Apple. Tim Cook just doesn't care. Apple made the decision, we're going to focus our efforts this year on the animated poop icon. And now we see that has permeated the entire codebase too.
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