High Threat Security Alert (A23-04-04): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apple iOS and iPadOS
11 April 2023
Apple has released iOS 15.7.5, iOS 16.4.1, iPadOS 15.7.5 and iPadOS 16.4.1 to fix the vulnerabilities in various Apple devices. The list of vulnerability information can be found at: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT213720 https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT213723
Reports indicate that multiple vulnerabilities (CVE-2023-28205 and CVE-2023-28206) are being actively exploited. Users are advised to take immediate action to patch your affected systems to mitigate the elevated risk of cyber attacks.
iPhone 6s and later, SE (1st generation)
iPad 5th generation and later, Air 2 and later, mini (4th generation) and later, Pro (all models)
iPod touch (7th generation)
Successful exploitation of the vulnerabilities could lead to arbitrary code execution on an affected device.
Apple has released new version of iOS and iPadOS to address the issue.
The updates can be obtained through the auto-update mechanism. Users of affected systems should follow the recommendations provided by the product vendor and take immediate actions to mitigate the risk.