Apple Releases Firmware And AirPort Updates

Apple has released numerous updates today for AirPort, EFI firmware updates for MacBook (1.4) and MacBook Pro (1.8) and a firmware update for SuperDrive.

AirPort Client Update


  • Mac’s running OS X 10.6.2


  • Issues with not being able to turn AirPort on
  • Intermittent network connections
  • Inability to create computer-to-computer networks

MacBook/MacBook Pro EFI Firmware/SuperDrive Update


  • Mac’s running OS X 10.5.7 and later


  • MacBook/MacBook Pro updates address noise made by the optical drive.
  • After the EFI update, users may apply the SuperDrive update (requires reboot)

iMac/Mac Mini Owners

If you have the iMac EFI Firmware Update 1.4 or the Mac Mini EFI Firmware Update 1.2, you may apply the SuperDrive update as well.

All of these updates are available at the Apple Support Download site or via Software Update on your Mac.