iScreensaver has been updated to version

iScreensaver version 6.8.5 has a number of bugfixes and improvements, including fixes for several issues that could cause issues when running under macOS Ventura 13 (currently in beta, soon to be released) Authors distributing screensavers for macOS clients should update, re-build, and re-distribute their screensavers. Authors only supporting Windows clients can upgrade at their convenience.

Release Notes
We are pleased to announce the release of iScreensaver version 6 which supports macOS 10.11 (El Capitan) through 13 (Ventura) and Windows 7 through 10. Read about Version 6

macOS Catalina Security Update 2021-007 iScreensaver and WebGL

It appears that the recent update to macOS 10.15.7 Catalina (Security Update 2021-007, released on 25 October 2021) causes WebGL to fail on certain Macintosh models. This affects all websites that use WebGL. as well as applications that use WebKit.

See for example:

Since iScreensaver uses WebKit and WebGL internally, this also affects iScreensaver.

We are following the issues and will report back here if there is an update to fix the problem.


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