Apple releases iOS 14.8.1, iPadOS 14.8.1 update with security fixes

Apple has released an update for iOS 14.8.1 and iPadOS 14.8.1, adding a number of bug fixes and performance improvements along with security-related changes to devices that haven’t upgraded to iOS 15.

Released on Tuesday, the update for devices running older versions of iOS became available to download. The update can be applied via the Settings app, under General, then Software Update.Rather than a feature release, the update is one largely for maintenance, fixing a number of security issues in the process.

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