Apple has released an ecosystem-wide security update to address a memory corruption issue in the WebKit browser engine
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On March 8th, Apple Inc asked users to update their software on all devices, stating on their security updates page, “Updating your software is one of the most important things you can do to keep your Apple computer safe Product. ” .
Apple’s WebKit has “a memory corruption problem” that has been fixed with “improved validation”. This bug was found to have maliciously crafted web content processing leading to arbitrary code execution.
WebKit is a C ++ browser engine developed by Apple for use in its Safari web browser. The tool is also used by Apple Mail, the App Store and various apps on the macOS and iOS operating systems, which explains the urgency of the situation.
According to CyberSecurity Help …