Apple Is Compensating the Kid Who Figured Out Its Sketchy Eavesdropping FaceTime Bug

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Apple has finally delivered a fix to its Group FaceTime bug that let users eavesdrop on others with an accidental workaround. But the real hero of this story is the 14-year-old kid who figured out that it existed, and whose mom reportedly used every imaginable method to reach the company and flag the security issue.

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