On Monday Apple released new updates for its operating systems. iOS and iPadOS received version 14.4.1 while macOS Big Sur saw 11.2.3.
No major features were added to the update; instead it delivered an important security patch to customers. Here’s what Apple’s support page says:
- Available for: iPhone 6s and later, iPad Air 2 and later, iPad mini 4 and later, and iPod touch (7th generation)
- Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution
- Description: A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved validation.
- CVE-2021-1844: Clément Lecigne of Google’s Threat Analysis Group, Alison Huffman of Microsoft Browser Vulnerability Research
Download the update if you haven’t already by going to Settings > General > Software Update.