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Apple disables Walkie Talkie app due to vulnerability that could allow iPhone eavesdropping

TechCrunch Thursday, 11 July 2019 ()
Apple has disabled the Apple Watch Walkie Talkie app due to an unspecified vulnerability that could allow a person to listen to another customer’s iPhone without consent, the company told TechCrunch this evening. Apple has apologized for the bug and for the inconvenience of being unable to use the feature while a fix is made. […]
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the company says it has deactivated its walkie-talkie feature.

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