iOS 14.7.1, iPadOS 14.7.1 and macOS 11.5.1 update brings new Bug Fixes. The updates fix a zero-day vulnerability that may have been actively exploited in the wild. Apple recommends users update their iPhone, iPad, and Mac users update their devices immediately as the update gets the latest fix and protects their devices and data.
This new update for iOS 14.7.1, iPadOS 14.7.1, and macOS Big Sur 11.5.1 bring a fix an issue with an application that may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges. According to Apple, the new update removes the vulnerability of CVE-2021-30807 that may have been actively exploited so hackers could hack iPhones easily.
Also, the iOS 14.7.1 update fixes a bug that prevented Touch ID on iPhones from unlocking an Apple Watch. The description of this new update reads, “When you have Unlock with iPhone turned on, unlocking your iPhone unlocks your Apple Watch as long as you’re wearing it. An issue in iOS 14.7 affected the ability of iPhone models with Touch ID to unlock the Apple Watch. This issue is fixed with iOS 14.7.1. Update your iPhone to get the latest software,”
While for the macOS 11.5.1 update there are some fixes minor bugs that cropped up with the last big macOS 11.5 update.
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