Apple Patches Intel Side-Channel Bugs; Updates iOS, macOS and More

Updating my Mac…now…:

Apple has rolled out 173 patches across in various products across its hardware portfolio, including for dangerous bugs in macOS for laptops and desktops, iPhone, Apple TV and Apple Watch.

The update also includes a patch for the side-channel vulnerabilities in Intel chips disclosed on Tuesday, which open the door to the attack vectors collectively dubbed “ZombieLoad.”

All Mac laptops stretching back to 2011 are affected by the Intel flaws.


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