Apple has just released new updates for several of its operating systems. iOS 15.6.1, watchOS 8.7.1, iPadOS 15.6.1, and macOS Monterey 12.5.1 arrive, all with performance improvements, bug fixes, and security enhancements. Updates that we can already install on all our devices.
Security improvements and bug fixes
After iOS 15.6 arrived with very few new features and focused on correcting the odd bug and adding the new Live Sports feature, iOS version 15.6.1 follows the same rhythm. According to the release notes that Apple has released, this update includes bug fixes and security improvementswithout giving further details.
The same goes for watchOS 8.7.1, which in its release notes uses exactly the same text to refer to general improvements without giving more details. Lastly, in macOS Monterey 12.5.1 the release notes state that we talked about improvements in security.
Updates, despite the apparent absence of news, recommended for all usersThey fix a bug in WebKit and a kernel vulnerability, no less. Let’s remember that security improvements are always essential to maintain the integrity of our devices and to ensure that our data remains ours.
So within System preferences either Settingsdepending on the device, by entering Software updatewe will find the new versions of operating systems ready to install. And with this we come one step closer to iOS 16by the way, that could arrive ahead of schedule.
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