In order to maintain your Apple device's security, it's essential to always keep your software up to date. With another update available, the iOS 14.4.2, Apple finally addressed a vulnerability issue in the WebKit browser engine, which they discovered to have been actively exploited. According to threatpost.com, this type of bug will allow "a remote attacker to create a specially crafted web page, trick the victim into opening it, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the target system."
The latest update will keep your iPhone device safe from possible attackers or hackers so download it as soon as possible. Since it comes from a security-based issue, there is no need to worry about potential bugs or problems. To update your iOS to the latest version, follow these steps:
- Plug your device into power and connect to the internet with Wi-Fi.
- Go to Settings > General, then tap Software Update.
3. Tap Download and Install.
4. If asked, enter your passcode.
To keep the current applications installed in your iPhone from crashing, make sure to update them before updating your software to iOS 14.4.2. If ever you encounter any issues, reach out to any of Facebook Pages: iStore At Your Service or Switch At Your Service for more information. You may also have your device checked via remote diagnostics.