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Apple disables Walkie-Talkie on Watch due to eavesdropping bug

Mashable Thursday, 11 July 2019 ()
Apple has disabled its Walkie-Talkie app for the Apple Watch due to a security flaw that could allow someone to listen in on a user's iPhone call.

TechCrunch reported the vulnerability Thursday, with a statement from Apple saying the company is working to "quickly fix the issue."

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the company says it has deactivated its walkie-talkie feature.

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