Hacker News say update your Safari browser ASAP
Hacker News report that Apple have issued a patch to address a 'remote hacking bug' potentially affecting billions of its devices.
Apple users should check they are using the latest available release for their operating system and Safari browser.
See link below for more details.
Source: The Hacker News.
Update: 30 March 2021
Hacker News have reported another zero day attack against some Apple operating systems used by iPhones, iPads, iPods and Apple Watches.
A zero-day attack patch is issued by developers when they discover a flaw which has been exploited without their knowledge.
Update Safari to the latest release
By default the Safari browser should update automatically.
But to be on the safe side, you should still check you are using the latest release.
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Protect your device, browser & web connection
When thinking about website security, it is easy to overlook the:
- device (operating system) used to connect to your website,
- the way you connect (your web browser) to the internet, and
- how you connect (in the clear or via encryption).