What to know about Apple’s new Rapid Security Response updates

Wednesday, May 24, 2023 - 07:03 in Mathematics & Economics

Rapid Security Response updates are designed to keep your devices safe in a timely manner. Malte Helmhold / Unsplash Software updates are crucial to the health of your various gadgets and it’s generally in your best interest to install them as soon as they’re available. Apple knows this so they introduced a different type of software update called Rapid Security Response. These patches run separately from the usual iOS or macOS updates and work in a slightly different way. If you see a Rapid Security Response notification on one of your Apple devices, don’t panic—it’s there to keep your device safe and secure. What is a Rapid Security Response update? We’re all now well used to Apple’s software update schedule: Big updates for iPhones, Macs, and other devices roll out once a year, with...

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