Apple silently fixes iOS zero-day, asks bug reporter to keep quiet

Apple haven’t covered themselves in glory on this one. However, the screaming into the twitterverse by at least one individual who claims to have discovered 0-days in iOS 15 wouldn’t encourage me to take the claims seriously either. This is the downside of relying on ‘gifted amateurs’ to conduct security audits…:

Apple has silently fixed a gamed zero-day vulnerability with the release of iOS 15.0.2, on Monday, a security flaw that could let attackers gain access to sensitive user information. […]

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