Apple Releases OS Updates to Patch Actively Exploited Zero-Day Flaw

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Hacker News report that Apple has "released security updates for iOS, iPadOS, macOS, and Safari to address a new WebKit flaw that it said may have been actively exploited in the wild."

"The latest fix brings the tally of zero-day patches issued by Apple for 2022 to three ... that could have been exploited to run arbitrary code and track users' online activity in the web browser."

Apple users should check they are using the latest available release for their operating system and Safari browser.

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Source: The Hacker News.

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