A few days ago, Apple released the iOS 17 and iPadOS 17 updates for the iPhone and iPad. And now, after a few days, Apple has released iOS 7.O.1 and iPadOS 7.O.1. Apple has fixed some security bugs in this update. Here are some details. You can download the update by following these steps
Step 1: Go to Settings
Step 2: Click on General
Step 3: And now click on Software update
After following these steps, you can get a new update.
Apple has not provided extensive details about security vulnerabilities. There were many security flaws in Apple’s previous updates, iOS 17 and iPadOS. There were three critical security flaws in it. To remove all the flaws, this iOS 17.0.1 update has been given. Firstly, there was a WebKit issue in the previous update that could lead to arbitrary code execution when processing web content. Apple has fixed this issue in the new update. Then, there was a malicious app loophole that could bypass signature validation. This new update includes a remedy for this malicious app issue. And lastly, the previous update included a kernel issue that could allow a local attacker to elevate his privileges, which is resolved in this update. All these three and many more security issues are resolved in the new update.
The iOS 17 update included a lot of feature updates, such as NameDrop, Contact Posters, StandBy Mode, and many more. Here you can read more about the iOS 17 update : https://support.apple.com/en-in/HT213781. But the new update does not include any new features except the resolution of security issues from the previous update. The user should install the update to ensure the security of their device and their data. The iOS 17.0.1 update is available for the following iPhone models: iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone 11 series, iPhone 12 series, and iPhone 13 series. There will be a separate update iOS 17.0.2 for the iPhone 15 and the iPhone 15 Pro.