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Apple ‘fixes’ Group FaceTime bug by hobbling the app

Apple’s hasty fix for the serious Group FaceTime bug that was discovered last month apparently just disables the feature in this video-chatting software that was causing the problem. We’ve reached out

Apple Contributing Towards Education of Teenager Who Discovered Group FaceTime Bug

After initially not rewarding the 14-year-old teenager who found the Group FaceTime bug, Apple has decided to contribute towards his further education. The Group FaceTime eavesdropping bug was first

What’s New in iOS 12.1.4

Apple finally got around to releasing iOS 12.1.4 to fix the Group FaceTime eavesdropping bug. At first glance, it might look like iOS 12.1.4 only contains fixes for the Group FaceTime bug but there’s
Apple Is Compensating the Kid Who Figured Out Its Sketchy Eavesdropping FaceTime Bug

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

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

Latest iOS 12.1.4 Update Patches 2 Zero-Day and FaceTime Bugs

Apple has finally released iOS 12.1.4 software update to patch the terrible Group FaceTime privacy bug that could have allowed an Apple user to call you via the FaceTime video chat service and hear or
You Can Now Download a Fix for That Scary Apple FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug

You Can Now Download a Fix for That Scary Apple FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug

Apple just started rolling out an update to iOS 12 and MacOS 10.14 that fixes a very scary Group FaceTime bug. This widely reported bug enabled callers to hear and even see recipients without the
Update your Apple devices right now

Update your Apple devices right now

Apple has released a fix for its FaceTime creeping bug.

Apple finally squashes nasty FaceTime eavesdropping bug

Apple’s fix for the huge FaceTime flaw that allowed people to eavesdrop on other iPhone and iPad users is finally here. iOS 12.1.4 was released to the public this morning, bringing a crucial fix for
Apple belatedly fixes FaceTime privacy bug with iOS and macOS updates

Apple belatedly fixes FaceTime privacy bug with iOS and macOS updates

A massive security issue enabling users to spy on FaceTime call recipients has been addressed in new versions of Apple's operating systems.
Apple apologizes for Group FaceTime privacy issue, delays software update

Apple apologizes for Group FaceTime privacy issue, delays software update

Beyond exposing iOS and macOS users to surveillance, Apple waited days to respond to reports of a huge bug and put the finder through a filing gauntlet.
Apple reportedly left huge FaceTime privacy bug unaddressed for 6 days

Apple reportedly left huge FaceTime privacy bug unaddressed for 6 days

An Arizona attorney and her son say Apple ignored reports of a bug allowing users to hear audio and see video from unanswered FaceTime devices.
Apple loves to talk about how secure it is. And then this happened

Apple loves to talk about how secure it is. And then this happened

Apple, a very successful electronics company, will tell you, ad nauseam, about how secure its products are. CEO Tim Cook seems to have made it…
Apple disables Group FaceTime after bug broadcast audio from recipient’s iPhone before they picked up

Apple disables Group FaceTime after bug broadcast audio from recipient’s iPhone before they picked up

Apple has disabled Group FaceTime after a bug was found to broadcast audio from the call recipient's iPhone before they picked up.

Serious FaceTime flaw was reported to Apple over a week ago

Apple was made aware of a serious flaw in FaceTime over a week ago and ignored it, one user claims. The bug, which allows callers to see and hear you before you’ve answered a Group FaceTime call, has
Disable FaceTime Right Now [Updated]

Disable FaceTime Right Now [Updated]

A jaw-dropping flaw in Apple’s FaceTime software allows for users to eavesdrop on others while a call is still ringing, according to 9to5Mac. Read more...
Disable FaceTime Right Now [Updated]

Disable FaceTime Right Now [Updated]

A jaw-dropping flaw in Apple’s FaceTime software allows for users to eavesdrop on others while a call is still ringing, according to 9to5Mac. Read more...

Serious FaceTime Bug Allows Eavesdropping of Microphone on iPhone & Mac, Here’s How to Protect Yourself

A serious privacy bug has been discovered in FaceTime for iOS and MacOS that allows remote eavesdropping on another persons iPhone or Mac, even if they don’t pick up and answer the FaceTime call.

FaceTime bug lets others see and hear you before call starts [UPDATED]

Apple has confirmed that it’s possible for a FaceTime caller to listen to the person on the other end of the call — and even see them — before they pick up. Making use of this newly-discovered bug

New FaceTime Bug Lets Callers Hear and See You Without You Picking Up

If you own an Apple device, you should immediately turn OFF FaceTime app for a few days.A jaw-dropping unpatched privacy bug has been uncovered in Apple's popular video and audio call app FaceTime

How to record podcasts on iPad part II: The apps

Today we learn how to use AUM, AudioShare, and other great iOS apps to record a high-quality podcast on the iPad Pro. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)