Apple apologizes over FaceTime safety flaw, will re-enable group chats subsequent week
A serious safety flaw with Group FaceTime was found only a few days in the past and Apple needed to shut down the Group FaceTime characteristic whereas engaged on a repair. The corporate has now issued an apology for the inconvenience and promised to convey the patched characteristic again subsequent week.
Within the assertion, Apple says that it has sorted issues out server-side and subsequent week the corporate will seed a software program replace to re-enable FaceTime Group.
The assertion additionally offers particular due to the Thompson household for reporting the bug. Here is the total assertion:
Now we have mounted the Group FaceTime safety bug on Apple’s servers and we’ll difficulty a software program replace to re-enable the characteristic for customers subsequent week. We thank the Thompson household for reporting the bug. We sincerely apologize to our prospects who have been affected and all who have been involved about this safety difficulty. We respect everybody’s persistence as we full this course of.
We wish to guarantee our prospects that as quickly as our engineering workforce grew to become conscious of the small print vital to breed the bug, they rapidly disabled Group FaceTime and commenced work on the repair. We’re dedicated to enhancing the method by which we obtain and escalate these reviews, with the intention to get them to the proper individuals as quick as doable. We take the safety of our merchandise extraordinarily significantly and we’re dedicated to persevering with to earn the belief Apple prospects place in us.
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