Recently a major fault has been found in Apple operating system iOS. The links of the websites spread over sms (from unorganized number) is responsible for this . By clicking on that link , the harmful spyware software will be installed on the phone . Through this spyware the phone can be manipulated.
Ahmed Monsur ,the Human Right Lawyer of United Arab Emirate got some sms like this on his i phone 6 . Then he informed the security researchers . On 10 and 11 august he got some texts like that where it was said that If he enters into the websites , he can get the information about the torture upon the imprisoned people of Jails in United Arab Emirate .
Then two cyber security institutions , Citizen Lab and Lookout started working on it . According to Citizen Lab : If Monsur clicked on the link , the spyware named Jailbroken would be installed on his phone . Through that spyware it was easy to take the control of the camera and microphone of the phone . Besides, his whatsapp and Viber calls could be recorded by that software . Morever, his phone and sms could be tracked .
The Hacker Institution
Researchers claimed that the security institution NSO is related with this occurance . Though NSO established in 2010 in Israil , now it is run by an American agency . They also said that this is a very precious software.
Action Of Apple
Apple has taken steps after getting this news. Apple published a renewal version of the OS (9.3.5) . The users of apple Os 9 are told to update their operating system . Many users are astonished at the publishment of renew version so early .
So the users are worried about the publishment of iOS 10.