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How to securely back up your iPhone or iPad to iCloud or iTunes - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

It was probably prudent to make a backup of all of your iPhone's data before the shift to APFS with iOS 10.3 was applied, but fortunately it all went okay —but what if it hadn't? In celebration of Backup Day, AppleInsider shows you how to back up your ...and more »

Apple Updates iPhone Software as It's Crowned Most Intimate Brand - Fortune

It's been a quiet week for Apple on the hardware front, but that doesn't mean it's been a slow week for the company. Quite the contrary, Apple has been awfully busy over the last several days. The company on Monday announced that it was opening ...and more »

It's Now Safe to Open Links in iPhone Apps Again After iOS 10.3 Security Fix - Gadget Hacks

While clicking random links on the internet probably isn't the best idea to begin with, now you can rest easy knowing that your iPhone won't repeatedly dial 911 after tapping a malicious link in Twitter, Facebook, or other apps that use iOS's WebView ...and more »

Apple's latest iOS update patches 911 DDoS attack exploit - The Verge

Back in October, an 18-year-old coder published a simple Javascript exploit that caused iPhones to repeatedly dial 911 after a link was tapped, resulting in emergency call centers getting flooded with thousands of bogus calls as people online shared ...and more »

iOS 10.3.3 Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know - Gotta Be Mobile

Apple's iOS 10.3.3 update delivers bug fixes and security patches, but many iPhone and iPad users continue to complain about a variety of frustrating iOS 10.3.3 problems as we push deeper into 2018. Like the iOS 10.3.2 update, iOS 10.3.3 aims to ...and more »

Apple iOS 10.3: This Update Contains An Important Bug Fix - Forbes

Apple officially released iOS 10.3 a few days ago, which contains a number of new features and bug fixes. However, there is one specific bug fix in iOS 10.3 that is absolutely crucial. Before iOS 10.3 was released, the bug was so problematic that it ...and more »

Apple Has Fixed a Scary 911 iPhone Hack - Fortune

Apple has fixed a problem in its mobile operating system that could have disrupted 911 emergency lines across the U.S.. An Arizona teenager was arrested in October and accused of creating malicious code that would make infected iPhones dial 911 and ...and more »

Apple's iOS 10.3 fixes flaw used in accidental DDoS attack on 911 call system - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Apple's latest iOS 10.3 release patches a flaw that can be used to repeatedly dial a phone number, accidentally exploited last year to redial 911 call centers, protecting emergency operators from potential cyberattacks. As noted by The Wall Street ...and more »

Apple could be making the iPhone 5 obsolete according to tech experts - JOE

The iPhone 5 is a well grizzled veteran at this stage in the smartphone realm with it being introduced to the market way back in September of 2012, with the iPhone 5 S following it into the market a year later. In tech terms, they're dinosaurs and it ...and more »

Apple confirms iOS 10.3 fixes flaw that caused iPhones to repeatedly dial 911 - 9 to 5 Mac

Earlier this week, Apple officially released iOS 10.3 to the public and included in it were a variety of fixes, some of which are continuing to surface. A new report from The Wall Street Journal highlights that iOS 10.3 fixes a flaw we initially ...and more »