Apple Releases iTunes 12.12.4 for Windows With Security Updates

Apple today released an iTunes 12.12.4 update for Windows, with the new software adding several security fixes to address vulnerabilities.

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According to Apple's security support document for the new Windows version of iTunes, it includes fixes for AppleGraphicsControl, ImageIO, Mobile Device Service, WebKit, and more.

Apple did not mention that the exploits were found in the wild, but iTunes for Windows users should still update to the latest version when possible. There are no other outward-facing changes, with iTunes 12.12.4 focusing on under-the-hood improvements.

iTunes for Windows can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store or from Apple's website.

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Top Rated Comments

Monstieur Avatar
7 months ago

To anyone still using the flaming pile of garbage that is iTunes on windows, do yourself a favor and use Cider ('https://cider.sh/') instead.
It doesn't support uploading and matching your own tracks, or local library management, both of which are key features of iTunes (and the Music app on macOS). Third-party media managers are useless to those who want everything (Apple Music / Uploaded / Matched) in the iOS Music app.
Score: 15 Votes (Like | Disagree)
FrenziedEngi Avatar
7 months ago
To anyone still using the flaming pile of garbage that is iTunes on windows, do yourself a favor and use Cider ('https://cider.sh/') instead.
Score: 13 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Rafterman Avatar
7 months ago



The Windows users marketshare must be lower than we think.
90 percent of the world's computers?
Score: 9 Votes (Like | Disagree)
NMBob Avatar
7 months ago

They've been working on Apple Music for Windows... wonder what's taking so long? I mean, Apple's TV app is on Windows and Xbox.
No one is at the office.
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
alpi123 Avatar
7 months ago

To anyone still using the flaming pile of garbage that is iTunes on windows, do yourself a favor and use Cider ('https://cider.sh/') instead.
Nobody uses iTunes on Windows to stream music.
Score: 7 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Mr. Dee Avatar
7 months ago
This is still a thing?

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Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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