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Apples fixes security bugs with first update for Watch OS

2015/05/20

Securityweek - (International) Apple released update 1.0.1 patching 13 vulnerabilities for its Watch operating system (OS), the iOS-based operating system that runs on the Apple Watch, addressing certain components including, the Secure Transport, kernel, Foundation framework, FontParser, IOHIDFamily, and IOAcceleratorFamily. The update also addresses the factoring RSA export key (FREAK) vulnerability, which allows a man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacker to access encrypted data.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/apple-fixes-security-bugs-first-update-watch-os

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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