Apple Releases AirPort Firmware Updates to Patch KRACK Exploit

Apple released firmware updates for its lineup of AirPort and Time Capsule devices today that patch vulnerabilities used by the KRACK exploit.

It’s strongly recommended that you update your base stations as soon as possible. AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.7.9 is for 802.11ac devices and AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.6.9 is for 802.11.n devices. You can update your firmware via AirPort Utility app.