Published: Wed, October 11, 2017
Hi-Tech | By Ellis Neal

IOS 11.0.3 Released

IOS 11.0.3 Released

To link the Apple TV and iOS device, long press the Siri Remote for three seconds. He wrote in a blog post that Apple's reliance on asking users to regularly enter their passwords to undertake a range of functions presents a security hole that could easily be used by hackers to steal user credentials. If the app and dialog close, you were being phished.

The update also included a warning to iPhone and iPad users about getting unofficial replacements for the device's display.

He says you can protect yourself further by dismissing popups altogether and instead only enter your password information in the Settings app. It's absolutely vital that you do that before going ahead with the tutorial. In order for it to be remedied, Krause says that Apple could make adjustments to the way apps request Apple ID passwords. It enables peer-to-peer Apple Pay transactions, as well as returns the 3D Touch app switcher.

The vulnerability, which could potentially allow criminals to gain access to an iPhone owner's Apple account, was demonstrated by mobile app developer Felix Krause in a blogpost Tuesday. At the time of writing, Apple is signing iOS 11.0.2 and iOS 11.0.1.

'However, those popups are not only shown on the lock screen, and the home screen, but also inside random apps, e.g. when they want to access iCloud, GameCenter or In-App-Purchases.

"This could easily be abused by any app..."

The login boxes usually appear when you try to install or update an app, and ask you to enter your Apple ID password.

Like it or not, emojis are an important Apple trademark, and they have inspired various others tech companies, sometimes to the point of imitation.

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