Closes security holes: macOS Monterey 12.5.1 released

After Apple already iPadOS 15.6.1 , iOS 15.6.1 and watchOS 8.7.1 is now followed by macOS Monterey 12.5.1 for the Macs. You guessed it: as with the other devices, this is a security update for your machines – security gaps were found in the kernel and in WebKit. So you should let the update rush through for a moment.

Kernel

Impact: An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited.

Description: An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking.

CVE-2022-32894: an anonymous researcher

WebKit

Available for: macOS Monterey

Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited.

Description: An out-of-bounds write issue was addressed with improved bounds checking.

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