Apple Releases: iOS 7.0.6 and iOS 6.1.6

Last Updated: 02/24/2014

Security Notice Level

SEVERE

Apple has released updates to their iOS mobile operating system that address vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker with a privileged network position to capture or modify data in protected SSL/TLS sessions.  This means that anything sent across the Internet could be intercepted or changed from the device. This vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.

Affected Software

The IT Security Office advises that owners of the software listed below update to the latest version of their installed software.

  • Versions of iOS prior to 7.0.6
  • Versions of iOS prior to 6.1.6

Security Bulletin Names

  • HT6147: iOS 7.0.6 Data Security
  • HT6146: iOS 6.1.6 Data Security

Affected Software

Additional Information

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