This iOS Bug shall crash your iPhone with just a simple text

Bug This iOS Bug shall crash your iPhone with just a simple text

After big buggy news we heard last week, Apple is again found prone to a new text message attack that crashes your iPhone. This was found often, as, in 2015, a similar bug iOS bug led crashing of the device via a text strings.

And now, a string of Italian flags combined with words in the Sindhi language are making rounds in social media. These are even sent via text messages directly to your phone too, and crash your device when tapped.

Receiving any notification with this Sindhi text string, whether it be in the Messages app, WhatsApp, or social media notification, it will cause your iPhone to crash instantly.

iOS is often prone to bugs. While Apple is attentive to patch any widely-exploited bugs, some simple issues like these text-based crashes should be addressed too promptly. The Apple community is going viral on several social media platforms about a new iOS bug, that, if engaged, would crash their iPhone or iPad.

This flaw is more of a simple bug rather than any security issue, as users have just reported crashes of their devices and no other breach. This starts with a text message sent to a phone, and would eventually crash the phone by hanging, touch unresponsiveness, among others. This is even circulated at several social media platforms too.

ios bug

Related: A Serious flaw in iOS Mail App lets hackers read your emails. Disable it immediately

Further, EverythingApplePro tests say that the message doesn’t necessarily have an Italian flag in it. The crashing job is done even by Sindhi language texts too. While no one claims an authentic original source of this bug yet, people assume to be originated from Telegram. So how do you get through this iOS bug?

Whenever you receive a text message of such, reboot the device to turn back things to normal. A better suggestion is to disable the notifications until a patch. Apple claims to have a patch for this iOS bug in iOS v13.4.5, but it’s still in beta phase and may roll out to all later. So you have been cautious about any such suspicious texts until then.

Let Apple be busy innovating, but noticing and addressing issues should be their top priority. Well, this is the reason why most people flock around Apple devices, tight security protocols. But the company alleged to have a serious flaw in its Mail app of iOS, where a remote attacker can gain access to one’s email and modify them.

Earlier today, Apple confirmed the existence of this flaw and it affects iOS devices with version 6 to the latest version 13. That’s around 1.5 billion on this planet today. But, fortunately, the company is rolling a patch soon.

Also Read: Apple expands its services to new countries, makes Apple Music free for 6 months

Share

Social Connect3
Get latest updates on the go

1FansLike
4FollowersFollow
5FollowersFollow

Recent Articles

How to force restart, enter DFU mode, recovery mode in iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 pro Max

This is an extensive step-by-step guide on how to hard reset, force restart,...

New iPhone 12 release date, price, leaks, and features

As we are heading closer towards the launch of the next-generation iPhone 12...

Apple releases iOS 14.0.1, iPadOS 14.0.1, watchOS 7.0.1, tvOS 14.0.1 with minor bug fixes

On September 16, Apple launched iOS 14 the latest version of its iOS...

Apple may launch iPhone 12 Mini with small screen in October

The 2020 Apple's iPhone lineup's launch is imminent. Leaks are coming out wildly...

Apple’s iPhone 12 could debut on October 13

Every year Apple launches a bunch of new products, including new iPhones. Usually,...

Related Stories

Leave A Reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Get the daily news and updates in your inbox

Share