In smartphones, Apple discovered a bug, beating on the privacy of the users — yesterday the portal 9to5mac spoke about the vulnerability of the application FaceTime, which allows you to spy on iPhone.
The bug is triggered in the mode of group calls is the app led recording with microphones before the subscriber side answers the call. In some conditions, it worked well even after dropping the call, and also worked the camera.
Now Apple has disabled the feature of group FaceTime calls to fix a bug with the wire. The company promises to release a patch.
Recently, Apple landed in the scandal with “wiretapping” using AirPods. Surely this is not the only vulnerability of its kind in iOS with each new version of the system becomes complicated, the number of code errors increases, and the safety of the users suffers. Therefore, we should expect new “discoveries” and the company to prepare for the legal red tape in the case of class actions.
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