Published July 27, 2017
A harmful exploit discovered in iOS devices could make your iPhone or iPad prone to local attacks. Download and install the latest iOS update, version 10.3.3, to stay safe.
The update is available for the following devices, according to Apple.
To upgrade, tap your ‘Settings’ app and navigate to ‘General.’ Tap ‘Software Update’ to begin installing the latest iOS update.
The exploit takes advantage of three different models of Broadcom Wi-Fi chips embedded in iPhones, iPads and iPods. Nearby attackers utilizing the exploit—especially in populated areas like cities and office buildings—are able to access your device, and take complete control of it.