A vulnerability in Apple Mail, the default mail application on Apple mobile devices running iOS or iPadOS, has been discovered by the cybersecurity company ZecOps. It allows hackers to access the e-mails of iPhone and iPad users.
At this time, no widespread attack has been observed, however the risk is real considering the importance of e-mail for all kinds of operations.
What can be done?
To protect the security of their e-mail accounts, we advise our users using Apple Mail to:
Disable the Apple Mail application until the next version of iOS is released,
Use the secure web interface Webmail or any other messaging software.