Apple's video call application FaceTimecame up with a significant security vulnerability. If you need to be reminded that WWDC 2018 in June, iOS 12 updates AppleFor FaceTime Group conversations feature.
9to5MacAccording to the news, FaceTime's vulnerability was introduced in June with group conversations. Thanks to this vulnerability, FaceTime devices can be used very easily. listen possible. If we talk about how the vulnerability works, you need to do a search through FaceTime first.
After you make the call, you add your own number from the contact section. After this step, even if the person you are calling has not yet answered the call security deficit Thanks to its microphone becomes active and iPhoneIt is possible to listen to the environment.
To be fixed with software update
When you do this, the caller seems to have joined the group call, but the call is not answered on the phone you are actually calling. Only the vulnerability sound to transfer kalmadığını also add. In FaceTime scenarios where the searched person presses the power key, it's not just sound image transferring to the other side.
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Apple, who shared a comment on the issue on developments, is aware of the problem and is trying to eliminate the vulnerability towards the end of this week. software update they will also share. Finally, let's add that Apple has temporarily halted FaceTime's group call feature.