Critical Patch for Apple Mobile Devices

iPhone owners were notified on Friday, February 21, about a software update available that includes a fix for a security bug in its iOS software. The issue: current Apple iOS software has a problem recognizing digital certificates used by banking sites, Gmail, Facebook, and other encrypted connections.  Please share this information with your department’s Apple device users:   If they are using an Apple device on a public Wi-Fi, hackers can exploit the encryption problem and intercept email, financial passwords, and other personal information—they should immediately install the latest updates. (    Apple is working on a patch for their OS X used in Mac desktops and laptops.  For more information visit UFIT News:

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