Apple releases iOS 14.8 with security update to fix spyware flaw

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apple on monday released security update To close a vulnerability on your iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac computers that Devices allegedly allowed to be exploited by Pegasus spyware.

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Apple iOS 14.8 and iPadOS 14.8 . security note for Says: “Processing a maliciously generated PDF may result in arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may be actively exploited.” Apple also released a security update to address the vulnerability for watchOS 7.6.2, macOS Big Sur 11.6 as well as macOS Catalina.

In July, security researchers uncovered evidence of the use of Pegasus spyware on the phones of journalists, politicians and activists. Spyware reportedly created by Israel-based NSO Group Able to access and record textsPassively recording and scraping videos, photos and web activity as well as passwords on the device.

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