360° Coverage : Apple Releases OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 on Thursday

Apple Releases OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 on Thursday

After releasing 9 beta versions, Apple has released OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5

Sep 13 2013, 12:52am CDT | by

Apple Releases OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 on Thursday
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Apple may release OS X Mavericks later this fall. But, in the meanwhile, the company needs to fix the bugs in Mountain Lion.  And Apple has done it with the release of OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5, enhancing stability and security.

Macworld says that the update of Mountain Lion has fixed several bugs, including issues with mail displaying messages and automatically starting screen saver. An issue of smart cards unlocking preference panes has also been fixed. The new version enables users to enjoy improved AFP file transfer performance over 802.11ac Wi-Fi.

Apple states that the recently released 10.8.5 version of Mountain Lion has improved the reliability of transferring large files over the ethernet. The updated version has also strengthened the reliability of Xsan and enhances the performance for authenticating an Open Directory server.

In the meanwhile, security updates for Snow Leopard, Snow Leopard Server, Lion and Lion Server have also been released. You can find all the updates on Apple’s download page.

 

 
 
 


Ehsanul Haque Kanan is covering consumer electronics with passion. He is especially an avid follower of all things Apple.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Apple Watch gets 12-page Vogue Magazine Ad
Apple Watch gets 12-page Vogue Magazine Ad
The March issue of Vogue Magazine packs 12 pages of Apple Watch ads.
 
 
App developers have high hopes for Apple Watch
App developers have high hopes for Apple Watch
Hoping to cash in on high sales
 
 
iOS 9 to have summer debut
iOS 9 to have summer debut
Will have public invite only beta version before launch
 
 
iOS 9 to have summer debut
iOS 9 to have summer debut
Will have public invite only beta version before launch