Apple Patches 96 Security Flaws with iOS 5

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Apple's newest mobile operating system includes almost 100 security fixes.

"The new iOS 5 patches 96 vulnerabilities, including 69 security fixes for WebKit, including patches for vulnerabilities related to memory corruption issues that could lead to arbitrary code execution, cross-origin issues that could result in a cross-site scripting attack, a URL spoofing issue that could cause a different URL being shown in the address bar, a configuration issue related to the use of libxslt that could lead to arbitrary code execution, and a number of other WebKit issues and associated vulnerabilities," Infosecurity reports.

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