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Major security issue! If IOS 6 and up, make sure to update!

02-22-2014, 07:13 PM
#1
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 4,707
Major security issue! If IOS 6 and up, make sure to update!

HTTPS is not secure. Passwords and credit card info can be easily stolen

Quote:
The 7.0.6 update fixes a major security flaw in the operating system that exists on both iOS and OSX. Apple promised a fix soon for OSX.
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSL2N0LR0GW20140222

This NeoGAF thread has more info:
http://www.neogaf.com/forum/showthread.php?t=773591
02-22-2014, 07:30 PM
#2
If JB's worry there is an update, this needs to be downloaded ASAP by everyone.

I guess this is one way to make stubborn ppl upgrade to iOS 7 lol

But yeah people, seriously, get this Very important fix now.
02-22-2014, 09:31 PM
#3
Joined: Oct 2012
Location: Michigan, USA
Posts: 880
Already updated but this is definitely useful information. Thanks for the post.
02-22-2014, 09:35 PM
#4
Joined: Jan 2014
Posts: 287
Just updated but... The problem is somehow that people can get your email or account passwords on public wifi?