OS X Yosemite (/joʊˈsɛmɨtiː/ yoh-sem-it-ee) (version 10.10) is the eleventh major release of OS X, Apple Inc.’s desktop and server operating system for Macintosh computers. OS X Yosemite was announced and released to developers on June 2, 2014 at WWDC 2014 and released to public beta testers on July 24, 2014. Yosemite was released to consumers on October 16, 2014. Following the California landmark-based naming scheme introduced with OS X Mavericks, Yosemite is named after the national park.
Security Update 2016-001 El Capitan and Security Update 2016-005 Yosemite
Released September 1, 2016
Available for: OS X Yosemite v10.10.5 and OS X El Capitan v10.11.6 Impact: An application may be able to disclose kernel memory Description: A validation issue was addressed through improved input sanitization. CVE-2016-4655: Citizen Lab and Lookout
Available for: OS X Yosemite v10.10.5 and OS X El Capitan v10.11.6 Impact: An application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges Description: A memory corruption issue was addressed through improved memory handling. CVE-2016-4656: Citizen Lab and Lookout
The OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, and is recommended for all users.
Improves compatibility with certain email servers when using Mail
Fixes an issue in Photos that prevented importing videos from GoPro cameras
Fixes an issue in QuickTime Player that prevented playback of Windows Media files
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The OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 update includes the new Photos app and improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.
With Photos you can :
Browse your photos by time and location in Moments, Collections, and Years views Navigate your library using convenient Photos, Shared, Albums, and Projects tabs. Store all of your photos and videos in iCloud Photo Library in their original format and in full resolution. Access your photos and videos stored in iCloud Photo Library from your Mac, iPhone, iPad, or iCloud.com with any web browser. Perfect your photos with powerful and easy-to-use editing tools that optimize with a single click or slider, or allow precise adjustments with detailed controls. Create professional-quality photo books with simplified bookmaking tools, new Apple-designed themes, and new square book formats. Purchase prints in new square and panoramic sizes. It’s easy to upgrade your iPhoto library to Photos – just launch the app to get started.
To learn more about Photos, please visit: http://www.apple.com/osx/photos/
This update also includes the following improvements :
Adds over 300 new Emoji characters Adds Spotlight suggestions to Look up Prevents Safari from saving website favicon URLs used in Private Browsing Improves stability and security in Safari Improves WiFi performance and connectivity in various usage scenarios Improves compatibility with captive Wi-Fi network environments Fixes an issue that may cause Bluetooth devices to disconnect Improves screen sharing reliability