Apple Flaw Leaves Mobile User's Encrypted Communications Vulnerable

(Undated) -- Bad news from Apple. The company is confirming that a critical flaw in its software for mobile devices could leave folks vulnerable to hackers. Apple said on Friday that the flaw could allow hackers to gain access to email and other communications meant to be encrypted. What it did not say, however, was whether there was any evidence that the flaw has been exploited. A patch is available to fix the problem.