iPhone users should install Apple's urgent update right now

A photo of the iPhone 14 Pro
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With iOS 17 around the corner, the sun is setting on 2022's update, although tweaks and bug fixes are known to continue right up until the release of the next version of Apple's iPhone software. More pressing is the dreaded emergency security update – one of which has just dropped.

Yep, Apple has released an urgent fix to address not one, but two security flaws spotted by researchers at the University of Toronto’s Citizen Lab. The security holes were apparently already being exploited by hackers, so you'll want to download this update straight away. (In the market for new gear? Check out the best iPhone 14 deals available now.)

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.