Important Security Update for Apple iPad & iPhone – Directions for the Fix


iPad iOS Security Update

Apple recently announced an important security update for iOS on mobile devices. The iOS 7.0.6 update fixes a security flaw for data transmissions that should have been protected by encryption. An attacker could pose as a trusted website and could potentially view, alter or download email or acquire sensitive information such as login credentials and passwords. To install the update go to:

Settings > General > Software Update


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, helps others make sense and make use of digital tools through his work, websites and social media. He has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. His latest venture is Teach About Tech, a resource marketplace for technology trainers.