The Heartbleed Bug security flaw has been in the news heavily this week, the bug affects some versions of Internet encryption software, and numerous companies and websites have been hit with the bug.
Now Apple has confirmed that Apple iOS, Apple OS X and the company’s key web based services have not been affected by the Heartbleed bug, you can see a statement that Apple gave to re/code below.
“Apple takes security very seriously. IOS and OS X never incorporated the vulnerable software and key Web-based services were not affected,”
Some of the worlds largest Internet companies could possibly have been affected by the Heartbleed Bug, this includes Google, Yahoo and Facebook.
Security firms recommend that you update your passwords on any sites that may have been affected by the bug, this should be done after these companies have updated their security software.
Source re/codeFiled Under: Apple, Top News