Messaging Apps Have an Eavesdropping Problem

In early 2019, a bug in group FaceTime calls would have let attackers activate the microphone, and even the camera, of the iPhone they were calling and eavesdrop before the recipient did anything at all. The implications were so severe that Apple invoked a nuclear option, cutting off access to…

Link: Messaging Apps Have an Eavesdropping Problem
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