Google’s elite hacking team reveals untimely bug in iPhone

GOOGLE HAS REVEALED previous vulnerabilities of Apple's iPhones that possibly affected thousands of users per week. The vulnerabilities existed for two years and have since been patched. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE
GOOGLE HAS REVEALED previous vulnerabilities of Apple's iPhones that possibly affected thousands of users per week. The vulnerabilities existed for two years and have since been patched. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE
LONDON – On the same day Apple Inc. revealed the date for its latest iPhone event, Google’s privacy team said it had discovered a two-year long vulnerability in the phone-maker’s software. The bug targeted a small number of websites. Simply visiting those pages could have left iPhone users susceptible to the breach and possibly affected…

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