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macOS 10.15.7, and Security Update 2020-005 for Mojave and High Sierra
macOS 10.15.7 available via software update or download links below.
(Also below are Downloads of Security Update 2020-005 for 10.14.6/10.13.6.)
Here's details from the macOS Catalina 10.15.7 download page.
"macOS Catalina 10.15.7 provides important security updates and bug fixes for your Mac.
  • Fix issue where macOS would not automatically connect to Wi-Fi networks
  • Fixes an issue that could prevent files syncing through iCloud Drive
  • Addresses a graphic issue that may occur on iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2020) with Radeon Pro 5700 XT
Some features may not be available for all regions, or on all Apple devices."
Also released are Security Update 2020-005 Mojave, & Security Update 2020-005 High Sierra (downloads below). Here's the article on security fixes in macOS 10.15.7 and Security Updates 2020-005 for 10.14.6/10.13.6.

FYI: If you use Nvidia's web graphics drivers for 10.13.6, the Security Update's new build number requires a driver update. (As always, I'll post Nvidia driver update download when spotted here and on our Mac Nvidia Drivers downloads page.)
 
Final Cut Pro X 10.4.10, Compressor 4.4.8, Motion 5.4.7, Pro Video Formats 2.1.3
Xcode 12.0.1, iOS 14.0.1, iPadOS 14.0.1, tvOS 14.0.1, watchOS 7.0.1 updates released
  • Xcode 12.0.1 (for macOS 10.15.4 or later) - "This update fixes an issue that could cause Xcode to crash when viewing documentation".

  • iOS 14.0.1 release notes
  • iPadOS 14.0.1 release notes
    (Apple's security updates page notes these updates have no published CVE entries.)

  • watchOS 7.0.1 release notes
    (Apple's security updates page notes this update has no published CVE entries.)

  • tvOS release notes (added tvOS 14.0.1 info)
    - "This update includes general performance and stability improvements."
    (Apple's security updates page notes this update has no published CVE entries.)
iMovie 10.1.16 Update for macOS
Info on iMovie for macOS version 10.1.16 (macOS 10.15.6 or later)
  • Fix an issue that prevented the sharing of some projects in HD or 4K resolutions.
  • Improves stability when importing media.

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Firefox 81.0 and Firefox ESR 78.3 Updates
September 22 posted Firefox 81.0 release notes lists new features and security fixes.
They also released Firefox ESR 78.3.0 with "Various stability, functionality, & security fixes".
(Monday's 'Other News' listing has Chrome 85.0.4183.121 update.)
 
Apple Beta Updates
Current Developer Beta releases (from Sept. 22)
  • macOS Big Sur 11 beta 8 (20A5374i)
    (below are from Sept. 17)
  • Xcode 12.2 beta (12B5018i)
  • iOS 14.2 beta (18B5052h)
  • iPadOS 14.2 beta (18B5052h)
  • watchOS 7.1 beta (18R5552f)
  • tvOS 14.2 beta (18K5027e)
Apple also has Public betas. See Beta FAQ for info on joining or unenrolling.
(Public beta version updates are usually shortly after developer releases.)
 
Apple/Products related News, Tips, Updates, PR (later added first)
Other News, Software Updates, Reviews, PR, OT (later added first)
Recent Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates (later first) Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.
 
Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:
List of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software/driver updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)

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