But if you don’t have Air Port Utility set to automatically check for updates, you wouldn’t know about it unless you happened to open the app.
Whether you have an Air Port Express, Extreme or Time Capsule, they all have firmware updates to plug security holes and fix other issues.
Apple today released a new firmware update for all of its 802.11n Wi-Fi base stations, including the Air Port Express, Air Port Extreme, and Air Port Time Capsule.
According to Apple's release notes, the update includes bug fixes and is designed to improve the stability and performance of the products.
Former Air Port engineers are now reportedly working on other teams, including Apple TV development.
"The original Air Port wasn't really ours, we bought that," we were told.
Ensure that all the boxes are checked, and that the check is set to Daily for maximum protection or Weekly otherwise.