Apple Issues Urgent Patches for 2 Zero-Day Flaws Exploited in the Wild – Tempemail

Apple on Monday shipped out-of-band security patches to address two zero-day vulnerabilities in iOS 12.5.3 that it says are being actively exploited in the wild. The latest update, iOS 12.5.4, comes with three security fixes, including a memory corruption issue in the ASN.1 decoder (CVE-2021-30737) and two flaws concerning the Continue Reading

Top 10 Privacy and Security Features Apple Announced at WWDC 2021 – Tempemail

Apple on Monday announced a number of privacy and security-centric features to its upcoming versions of iOS and macOS at its all-online Worldwide Developers Conference. Here is a quick look at some of the big-ticket changes that are expected to debut later this fall: 1 — Just Patches, Not Entire Continue Reading

Apple‌ Issues Patches to Combat Ongoing 0-Day Attacks on macOS, tvOS – Tempemail

Apple on Monday rolled out security updates for iOS, macOS, tvOS, watchOS, and Safari web browser to fix multiple vulnerabilities, including an actively exploited zero-day flaw in macOS Big Sur and expand patches for two previously disclosed zero-day flaws. Tracked as CVE-2021-30713, the zero-day concerns a permissions issue in Apple’s Continue Reading

How Apple Gave Chinese Government Access to iCloud Data and Censored Apps – Tempemail

In July 2018, when Guizhou-Cloud Big Data (GCBD) agreed to a deal with state-owned telco China Telecom to move users’ iCloud data belonging to Apple’s China-based users to the latter’s servers, the shift raised concerns that it could make user data vulnerable to state surveillance. Now, according to a deep-dive Continue Reading

Apple accused of breaking UK competition law by overcharging for apps | Apple

Apple is facing a billionpound legal claim after being accused of breaking UK competition law by overcharging millions of people for apps on its App Store. The tech company has been accused of deliberately shutting out the competition in the store and forcing people to use its own payment processing Continue Reading

Apple Releases Urgent Security Patches For Zero‑Day Bugs Under Active Attacks – Tempemail

Apple on Monday released security updates for iOS, macOS, and watchOS to address three zero-day flaws and expand patches for a fourth vulnerability that the company said might have been exploited in the wild. The weaknesses all concern WebKit, the browser engine which powers Safari and all third-party web browsers Continue Reading

Apple accused of breaking EU law over App Store sales fees | Apple

Apple has been accused of breaking EU law by charging high fees and setting unfair rules on those selling their products in its App Store, resulting typically in a 30% price hike for paying customers. Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, said the preliminary view was that Apple had Continue Reading

Australia’s competition watchdog wants to reduce phone app duopoly of Apple and Google | Apps

People should be given a choice of apps other than the default Apple and Google phone apps when setting up a new device, under a raft of proposals from Australia’s competition watchdog to reduce the duopoly the two tech giants have over the app store marketplaces. The Australian Competition and Continue Reading