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iOS 9.3.4 update: Should You Install Or Wait For iOS 10

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iOS 9.3.4 update
iOS 9.3.4 update details

Apple just release iOS 9.3.3 less than a month ago. Now, the company has released iOS 9.3.4 update. Here are details about the new update.

Apple released iOS 9.3.3 on July 18. On that time it was believed that it is the final version of the iOS 9.3 as the company is already working on iOS 10. Then why iOS 9.3.4?

It is reported that apple has released the new upgrade just to fix the flaw that let Pangu team to bypass iOS 9.3.3. According to Forbes, Apple has credited Pangu team for this update as they let the company recognize the flaw in iOS 9.3.3. Pangu team used the same crack to make its Jailbreak tool. Apple has mentioned Pangu in its official security note.

iOS 9.3.4 update

iOS 9.3.3 details

It means once the users upgrade to iOS 9.3.4 they will no longer be able to use jailbreak tool. The iOS 9.3.3 jailbreak tool user are strongly recommended to stay where they are. Although Apple is signing iOS 9.3.3, they could stop signing it in upcoming future. If it happens the users will not be able to downgrade to iOS 9.3.3. For those who want jailbreak tool, should wait for iOS 10 jailbreak before upgrading to newer version of iOS.

For those who are not using jailbreak, are advised to upgrade to iOS 9.3.4. As mentioned by Apple, ?IOMobileFrameBuffer? issue could enable an app (jailbreak), ?to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.? In the latest upgrade Apple has addressed the memory corruption issue through improved memory handling. For more details visit Apple Support.

iOS 10

iOS 10

Moreover, Apple is making the final moves on iOS 10. It would be better to wait for iOS 10 than installing iOS 9.3.4 update. The company has recently released the third public beta and fourth beta of iOS 10 to its registered developers. Apple is supposed to release the final iOS 10 in September and it will include major improvements.

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