Google warns about two iOS zero-days ‘exploited in the wild’


A Google top security engineer has revealed today that hackers have been launching attacks against iPhone users using two iOS vulnerabilities. The attacks have happened before Apple had a chance to release iOS 12.1.4 today –meaning the two vulnerabilities are what security experts call “zero-days.”

The revelation came in a tweet from Ben Hawkes, team leader at Project Zero –Google’s elite security team. Hawkes did not reveal under what circumstances the two zero-days have been used.

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