Security Alert (A21-03-04): Vulnerability in Apple iOS and iPadOS
09 March 2021
Apple has released iOS 14.4.1 and iPadOS 14.4.1 to fix a vulnerability in various Apple devices. The vulnerability could be exploited by enticing a user to open a specially crafted website.
iPhone 6s and later
iPad Air 2 and later, mini 4 and later
iPod touch (7th generation)
A successful exploitation 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.