Apple users, it’s time for some updates. Last Friday, the tech giant took the unusual step of releasing an update for its mobile operating system, iOS, to fix one bug — one that left Apple devices wide open to hackers and spies looking to grab users’ most sensitive information.
What is this bug?: The bug affects iOS devices and Mac computers; Apple has yet to release a patch for its laptops and desktops. Apple spokeswoman Trudy Muller said that Apple is “aware of this issue and already have a software fix that will be released very soon” for Mac OS X devices. [read]