Apple quietly issues iOS update to patch faulty SSL authentication (update: OS X affected)

By |February 22nd, 2014|

Is that an iPhone in your pocket? Then you’d better pull it out, dive into the settings menu and check for updates: there may be an important patch waiting for you. Apple has quietly pushed out iOS 7.0.6 and 6.1.6 — small updates that addresses a hitherto unknown security issue with its mobile OS.