Apple this week issued a new security update that addresses a zero-day vulnerability enabling iOS users to jailbreak their devices.

The company has patched CVE-2020-9859, a memory consumption issue that can result in arbitrary code execution with kernel privileges.

The fix was made in iOS 13.5.1 and iPadOS 13.5.1 for iPhone 6s and later, iPad Air 2 and later, iPad mini 4 and later and iPod touch 7th generation. The same bug was also repaired in macOS Catalina 10.15.5 and macOS High Sierra 10.13.6; tvOS 13.4.6 for Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD; and watchOS 6.2.6 for Apple Watch Series 1 and later.

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