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Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for macOS 10.13.6 build 17G6030
- See Details and Download link for driver 387.
(This is Graphics driver for revised Security Update 2019-002 High Sierra build.)
Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for macOS 10.12.6 build 16G1918
- See Details and Download link for driver 378.05.05.25.f15.
(This is Graphics driver for revised Security Update 2019-002 Sierra build.)

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Revised Security Update 2019-002 for macOS 10.13.6 and 10.12.6   [= Skip =]
Apple has revised Security Update 2019-002 to restore missing security fixes in the original release. Here's the new article about the security content of Security Update 2019-002 High Sierra and Security Update 2019-002 Sierra. (Originally it was part of the article on security fixes in 10.14.4 also.) Available via software update or download pages below.
"Security Update 2019-002 for macOS High Sierra and macOS Sierra has been updated.

If your Mac is running macOS High Sierra or macOS Sierra, please update your Mac to use the latest build number for your version of macOS:

  • The latest build number for macOS version 10.13 High Sierra is 17G6030. (was 17G6029)
  • The latest build number for macOS version 10.12 Sierra is 16G1918. (was 16G1917)

    These builds restore a number of security fixes that were missing from the previous build.

    Learn how to find the macOS version and build number on your Mac.

    Learn how to update the software on your Mac."

  • Downloads of the Updates: (pages dated Mar. 29th)

    FYI on Nvidia Web Driver Updates:
    The revised Security Update 2019-002 has new build numbers and users of Nvidia's web graphics drivers will need another update. (See April 2nd posted driver updates.)

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    List of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software and driver updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)

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    Previous News Archive Summary:
      March 25th to 29th, 2019 News Archive
    • macOS Mojave 10.14.4, Security Updates for 10.13.6 & 10.12.6, Safari 12.1
    • Download macOS Mojave 10.14.4 Update (Delta and Combo)
    • Download Security Update 2019-002 (High Sierra)
    • Download Security Update 2019-002 (Sierra)
    • Xcode 10.2, Swift 5 Runtime Support, iOS 12.2, tvOS 12.2, watchOS 5.2 released
    • Highlights (Photos) from Apple's keynote event
    • Watch the March 25th Apple Special Event Keynote Video
    • Apple unveils Apple TV+ and new Apple TV App
    • Apple Arcade game subscription service for mobile, desktop, living room
    • Apple launches Apple News+ and the Apple (Credit) card
    • 2019 iMacs (vs 2017 iMacs) Geekbench scores
    • Apple Apologises for (continuing) MacBook Pro Keyboard Problems
    • OWC's 128GB, 96GB, 64GB RAM Upgrades for 2019 27" iMac Retina 5K
    • Updates to Micromat's TechTool Pro, MachineProfile, and Drive Scope
    • Firefox 66.0.2 update release notes (bug/compatibility fixes)
    • Introducing the JetStream 2 Benchmark Suite
    • Microsoft Office for Mac (365/2019) Outlook v16.23.1
    • DiRTŪ 4™ released for macOS and Linux
    • macOS 101: What's in the Utility Folder, Part 2
    • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
      - How to set up Family Sharing
      - What's new in the updates for macOS Mojave
      - Report a security or privacy vulnerability
      - How to Identify your iPad model (added 2019 Air/Mini)
      - How to Identify your Apple TV model (4th gen now called "HD")
      - How to play audio in Dolby Atmos or surround sound on your Apple TV
      - Set up the Apple TV Remote on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
      - Ask Siri to play and control video on Apple TV from your iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
      - About the security content of Xcode 10.2
      - About the security content of watchOS 5.2
      - About the security content of iOS 12.2
      - About the security content of iCloud for Windows 7.11
      - About the security content of iTunes 12.9.4 for Windows
      - About the security content of macOS Mojave 10.14.4, Security Update 2019-002 High Sierra, Security Update 2019-002 Sierra.

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