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Apple fixes password encryption bug in OS X Lion.

Published on May 07, 2012.

Inside ImageApple released an important security update for the password encryption flaw in the FileVault that is affecting the OS X Lion.

According to Naked Security blog, Apple left by mistake the debug option enable which result in the users’ password not being encrypt in the FileVault. As a consequence, the password is saved in plain text and anyone could access it.

Fortunately, Apple has released the security update for this error; we recommend updating to OS X Lion latest version.

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