Apple Issues Mac OS X v10.4.8

Apple on Friday updated Mac OS X "Tiger" to v10.4.8. The company said that it offers these fixes:

  • connecting to wireless networks using the EAP-FAST protocol
  • Apple USB modem reliability
  • using OpenType fonts in Microsoft Word
  • compatibility with 3rd party USB hubs
  • scanner performance
  • RAW camera support
  • printing documents with Asian language names
  • performance of the Translation widget
  • broadband network performance
  • security updates

Users can run Software Update to download it or visit the separate pages set up by Apple for PowerPC and Intel Mac owners.