Tuesday, November 06, 2007

Mac Data Loss Vulnerabilities Discovered

There is news today on potential data loss vunlerabilites in Mac OS and in Apple's notebook drives manufactured by Seagate.The vulnerability involving the Mac OS was first documented by Tom Karpik.The 10.5 Finder has a glaring bug in its directory-moving code, leading to horrendous data loss.

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Interesting ... I wonder if this has ANY correlation to Seagate's drives being of a lower unformatted capacity ( the reason for the lawsuit mentioned earlier in the week )

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[UPDATE] Apple has released Hard Drive Update to address this issue:
Hard Drive Update 1.0


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