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Update your iPhone now: iOS 17.4.1 includes these security patches

By Joe Rossignol

Apple today provided details of the security fixes included in last week's iOS 17.4.1 and iPadOS 17.4.1 software updates for iPhone and iPad.


In a support document, Apple says the updates fix an image-related security vulnerability that “could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.”

Full details:

CoreMedia

Available for: iPhone XS and later, iPad Pro 12.9-inch 2 1st generation and later, iPad Pro 10.5-inch, iPad Pro 11-inch 1st generation and later, iPad Air 3rd generation and later, iPad 6th generation and later, iPad mini 5th generation and later.

Impact: Image processing may cause arbitrary errors. code execution

Description. An out-of-bounds write issue has been addressed with improved input validation.

CVE-2024-1580: Nick Galloway of Google Project Zero

WebRTC

Available for: iPhone XS and later, iPad Pro 12.9-inch 2nd generation and later, iPad Pro 10.5-inch, iPad Pro 11-inch 1st generation and later, iPad Air 3rd generation and later , iPad 6th generation and later, iPad mini 5th generation and later

Impact: Image processing may lead to arbitrary code execution

Description: Exit Out-of-bounds write issue resolved through improved input validation.

CVE-2024-1580: Nick Galloway of Google Project Zero

To update your iPhone or iPad, open the Settings app and tap General → “Software Update.”

Apple said it has fixed the same vulnerability in macOS 14.4.1 and VisionOS 1.1.1.

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