Apple Warns Of Security Flaw In IPhones And IPads

For iPhones, iPads, and Macs, Apple exposed critical security flaws that may possibly let attackers seize total control of these devices

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On Wednesday, Apple published two security assessments regarding the problem, but nobody outside of tech media paid them much attention.

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According to Apple‘s explanation of the flaw, a hacker may gain “full admin access” to the system. According to Rachel Tobac, CEO of SocialProof Security,

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this would enable hackers to pose as the device’s owner and subsequently run any software in their name.

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Users of the iPhone 6S and later versions, various iPad models, including the 5th generation and later, all iPad Pro models, and the iPad Air 2,

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as well as Mac computers running macOS Monterey, have been advised by security experts to upgrade the affected devices. Some iPod models are also impacted by the bug.