Apple releases macOS Monterey 12.2 with Safari vulnerability patch





Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.2, the second major update to the ‌macOS Monterey‌ update launched in October. ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.2 arrives more than a month after the release of update 12.1, which brought support for SharePlay.

macOS Monterey on MBP functionality
The ‌‌‌‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.2‌‌ update can be downloaded on all eligible Macs using the Software Update section of System Preferences. Apple also released a macOS Big Sur 11.6.3 update for those still running macOS Big Sur and macOS Catalina Security Update 2022-001 for those on Catalina.

‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.2 is a bug fix update, and Apple’s release notes contain no information other than generic bug fix information. We don’t have a full list of security updates yet, but we do know that ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.2 fixes a Safari bug that could leak your recent browsing history and identity details to malicious entities.

A full list of security fixes contained in the update will be available in Apple’s Security Updates Support document.

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