Friday, 21 February 2014

Apple releases iOS 7.0.6 with fix for security issue (Jailbreakers DO NOT UPDATE)

Apple releases iOS 7.0.6 with fix for security issue
Feb 21st 2014, 18:48, by Jacob Kastrenakes


Apple has released iOS 7.0.6, a minor update to the operating system that resolves a security issue. The issue revolved around SSL verification, though Apple hasn't yet described exactly what was going wrong. Presumably, it was important enough to warrant releasing an update to fix it now rather than bundling it into iOS 7.1, a large update to iOS 7 that Apple has been beta testing for several months now. Many iPhone and iPad owners have been eagerly awaiting the larger update, which is reported to include a number of design improvements and a fix to the pesky bug that's been causing devices to restart seemingly at random during use. That wait may not be much longer though: reports have pegged iOS 7.1's release as sometime in March.
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