iOS update to v6.1.2 fixes Exchange calendar bug, improves security

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iOS update to v6.1.2

Following the recent release of version of iTunes 11.0.2, Apple has released an iOS update. iOS v6.1.2 update launched yesterday, bringing a couple of bug fixes and along with software improvements.

According to Apple, the update fixes a reported Microsoft Exchange calendar syncing bug that resulted in increased network activity and poor battery life. iOS v6.1.2 also addresses a big vulnerability issue that allowed users to bypass your iPhone’s password lock screen passcode.

The new version of iOS can be downloaded and installed over-the-air by:

  1. Tap Settings
  2. Tap General
  3. Tap Software Update
  4. Tap Download and Install

This one’s a pretty quick update, so you needn’t worry about plugging your iDevice in for the unless your battery is pretty low to begin with.

The update is also available via iTunes.

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