Urgent statement: Tariq Phone challenges to protect your personal data

Abdallah Shahin - | Technology News

According to the Security Council, Apple recently released an "emergency update" for its electronic devices that fixes a security vulnerability in some of its products.

The Cyber Security Council advised customers to upgrade their smartphones to secure their data through their account on the " X" platform, stressing that the security flaw entirely allows unauthorized access to sensitive data in the device.

Apple, a global leader in technology, released the Rapid Security Response Update to address a security flaw in its most recent releases of iOS, iPadOS, and macOS.
The CVE-2023-37450 electrical flaw, which experts say can be exploited to start " arbitrary code execution; while Apple customers are browsing the internet, is being addressed by an urgent upgrade from Apple for the iPhone.
A hacker can take control of the victim's device by running commands or code on the target device using arbitrary code execution.
Apple, a leader in technology, stated in an online statement that it thinks this security issue may have been " actively exploited;

The statement "recommended for all users"

According to Apple's website, the updated security patch is "recommended for all users" and is for iOS 16.5.1-running iPhones, iPads, and Macs.
The upgrade is just another illustration of a quick security reaction that enables Apple to address online issues earlier than it could with regular software updates.
The solutions are intended to address zero-day flaws, which are operating system flaws that are used as soon as they are identified.

How to set up the most recent update

To apply the update, navigate to Settings > General > Software Update and search for iOS security response iOS 16.5.1 (a). The update is accessible there.
Apple will need some time to fix any problems with the rollout of its security updates.

About Author

Abdallah Shahin
Abdallah Shahin
35 Total posts


Read Also

Technology News
TikTok introduces a new image-sharing app called "Whee"

TikTok has launched "Whee," a photo-sharing app aimed at fostering intimate connections among close friends through spontaneous moments.

Technology News
Dubai Launches 3-Month Trial for Robot Parcel Deliveries

The Dubai Integrated Economic Zones Authority (DIEZ) and logistics giant Aramex are testing out a cutting-edge multi-cabin delivery robot in the United Arab Emirates. Today marked the beginning of the three-month pilot program, with the goal of...

Technology News
UAE: AUS researchers pioneer sensors for detecting toxic compounds

Researchers at the American University of Sharjah have pioneered state-of-the-art sensors capable of detecting minute quantities of phosphorus-containing toxic compounds.

Technology News
UAE to launch Smart applications for managing VAT services soon

The Federal Tax Authority has announced plans to transition to the "Integrated Tax Management System," a comprehensive initiative aimed at overhauling its technical infrastructure.

Technology News
Saudi Authority announces the launch of self-driving air taxi during Hajj 2024

The Transport General Authority of Saudi Arabia has declared the commencement of a self-driving air transport trial at sacred sites.

Technology News
UAE launches a Unified Platform for Residency Services and Work Permits

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has embarked on the second phase of its "Work Package" initiative, extending its services to all emirates through the "Work in the Emirates" digital platform.

Technology News
Dubai launches a new system to get instant access to a used car accident history

AI technologies are set to revolutionize the way accidents are analyzed and reported, particularly in the context of vehicle purchases in Dubai.

Technology News
Dubai inaugurates a new Dh2-million station in Jebel Ali to monitor air pollutio

Dubai has just revealed an advanced air quality monitoring system that can detect 101 distinct air contaminants. This cutting-edge facility, valued at Dh2 million, is a major step forward as the first permanent air quality monitoring station set up...

Technology News
Visa merges debit and credit into one card, unveils a new payment options

Visa's latest announcement signals a significant shift in the payment landscape, particularly in the Middle East, as it introduces a groundbreaking initiative to offer both debit and credit services on a single card.

Technology News
China's $10,000 EV Invades Europe! Can Carmakers Compete?

Already, low-cost electric vehicles from China are making their way into Europe, which is putting one of the most important sectors in the area under pressure. BYD Company, which had previously surpassed Tesla Inc. as the largest electric vehicle...

Technology News
UAE Issues an Apple Security Alert as Residents Warn Against Hackers

The UAE's Cybersecurity Council (CSC) recently issued a security alert strongly advising residents to promptly update their Apple devices.

Technology News
OpenAI introduces "GPT-4o" a new AI model

OpenAI has introduced GPT-4o, the latest advancement in AI technology, aimed at democratizing access and enhancing user experience across voice, text, and vision applications.

Technology News
UAE announces New WhatsApp updates to improve privacy, convenience

WhatsApp, a widely utilized messaging application, has recently unveiled three novel updates in the span of the last month, with a primary focus on bolstering privacy measures, fortifying security protocols, and augmenting user convenience.

Technology News
UAE announces the launch of "Cabby" app for taxi drivers in Ajman

The Ajman Transport Authority has introduced the initial phase of its innovative 'cabby' application tailored specifically for taxi drivers.

Technology News
UAE launches A new feature in WhatsApp that eliminates the need for the Internet

The renowned WhatsApp messaging application is poised to introduce an innovative feature aimed at facilitating file exchange among users without the necessity of an active internet connection.

Technology News
UAE: Flying Taxis to Cut Abu Dhabi-Dubai Travel to 30 Minutes

A US-based enterprise is advancing the development of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft for the purpose of launching commercial passenger services, aiming to commence operations by either 2025 or early 2026.

Technology News
Tesla announces the launch of new models ahead of planned timeline, shares jump

Tesla announced plans on Tuesday to introduce new models by early 2025, leading to an impressive surge of nearly 11% in its shares during after-hours trading.

Technology News
Uber introduces safe ride-hailing accounts for teens in these countries

Uber has introduced a novel feature catering to families' needs by launching accounts tailored for teenagers in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Jordan.

Technology News
OpenAI announces the launch of new voice-cloning tool

OpenAI recently unveiled "Voice Engine," a voice-cloning tool that takes a cautious approach to prevent misuse and safeguard against the proliferation of audio fakes.

Technology News
Elon Musk Opens xAI’s chatbot Grok to Public Source

The decision to transition to open source provides the general public with unrestricted access to explore and manipulate the underlying code of the technology.

Technology News
Saudi Arabia launches "Saudipedia" digital platform at FOMEX

Saudi Media Minister Salman Al-Dosary unveiled the digital platform 'Saudipedia' on Monday during the Future of Media Exhibition (FOMEX) in Riyadh.

Technology News
UAE: Samsung Launches Galaxy S24 Series with AI Enhancements

Samsung has officially unveiled its latest Galaxy S24 series, introducing three variants: Galaxy S24 Ultra, Galaxy S24+, and Galaxy S24. The devices are set to hit the UAE market later this month, and pre-orders for consumers in the UAE and Gulf...

Technology News
Abu Dhabi Unveils City-Wide Free Wi-Fi for Public Connectivity

Unrestricted Wi-Fi access has been implemented throughout the entire emirate as part of an innovative initiative launched by the Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT) in Abu Dhabi.

Technology News
Apple Unveils iOS 17.2 Update with Enhanced Security Features

In a recent announcement, Apple, the American tech giant, revealed the launch of its latest software update, iOS 17.2, aimed at enhancing the user experience on its smart devices.

Technology News
Latest WhatsApp Features in UAE: Chat Lock, Channels, Edit Messages

In response to growing privacy concerns, WhatsApp introduced the Chat Lock feature in May 2023.

Technology News
UAE Security Alert: Urgent Updates Needed for Apple and Chrome

On Saturday, the United Arab Emirates issued urgent security warnings, emphasizing the importance of updating software and web browsers. These warnings are directed squarely at Apple and Chrome users, who are especially susceptible to security flaws....

Technology News
OpenAI Collaborates with UAE G42 to Advance AI Adoption

OpenAI, the organization behind ChatGPT, has entered into a partnership with G42, a prominent Abu Dhabi-based technology conglomerate.

Technology News
Apple unveils iOS 17 New Features Enhancing User Experience

Just 17 days after introducing its iPhone 15 series at the "Wonderlust" event in Cupertino, California, Apple has released iOS 17.

Urgent: Apple announces an update on Apple phones that surpasses Google