Many severe vulnerabilities are fixed in the new version and remain in iOS 7.1.
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New versions fix eight security vulnerabilities, several of which could result in system compromise.
Installation problems block one of the updates for Lync Server 2010 in MS14-055.
A security flaw in Amazon's website can lead to malicious links being added to Kindle e-books, which one researcher says can be used to compromise a person's Amazon.com account.
The fines threatened against Yahoo for failing to "join" the NSA's PRISM program would have thrown the company into financial turmoil. The company's lawyers speak out.
If you don't know your passwords, they can't be phished. The domain of the site may be obscure to you, but the password manager knows.
The new Apple software and new hardware for it have many features that could present problems for enterprises if IT doesn't prepare.
It looks like the infiltrators had a look around in JPMorgan's June security breach -- but did not manage to siphon customer funds from bank accounts.
UPDATE. A non-security update that was quietly pulled last week because of bugs has been quietly re-issued.
UPDATED. Clearly there are some Apple Watch functions for which you'll need the iPhone around. There may be a lot more of these than you think.