Today Apple updated their Safari web browser to version 5.0.3 for Leopard, Snow Leopard, and Windows and 4.1.3 for Mac OS X Tiger. The update brings a slew of security enhancements as well as some general improvements.

This update contains improvements to usability, compatibility, stability, accessibility and security, including the following:

  • More accurate Top Hit results in the Address Field
  • More accurate results in Top Sites
  • Fixes an issue that could cause content delivered with the Flash 10.1 plug-in to overlap webpage content
  • More reliable pop-up blocking
  • Improved stability when typing into search and text input fields onwww.netflix.com and www.facebook.com
  • Improved stability when using JavaScript-intensive extensions
  • Improved stability when using VoiceOver with Safari

For detailed information on the security content of this update, please visit this site:http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

The update is now available via the Software Update application on the Mac and PC or you can download it directly from Apple’s website.

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