Allowing people to listen in before a call was accepted. It's not a phone calls app, although the Watch can do that too.
The Walkie-Talkie app, which comes pre-installed on Apple Watches, allows people to communicate with each other by pressing a button on their screens in a similar way to a traditional walkie talkie.
At this time, Apple says that it is now working on a fix for the Walkie-Talkie app bug, but fell short of saying when the fix would be available.
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However, Cisse warned Senegal would pay the price for looking any further than Wednesday's quarter-final with Benin in Cairo. If you sign up to a service by clicking one of the links, we may earn a referral fee.
This isn't the first time one of the company's services were exposed to a security flaw that allowed malicious individuals to listen in on people's conversations.
This bug has since been patched, and there's no reason to suspect that the same won't be done for the walkie-talkie bug. Gadgets Now did try to use the Walkie Talkie app on two Apple Watch and it didn't function.
We were just made aware of a vulnerability related to the Walkie-Talkie app on the Apple Watch and have disabled the function as we quickly fix the issue.
"We apologise again for this issue and the inconvenience". The company added that exploiting the Walkie-Talkie app vulnerability requires a very specific set of conditions and sequence of executable steps to let an individual eavesdrop on another user through their iPhone.
Apple apologised for the inconvenience caused by disabling the Walkie-Talkie app's functionality, rendering it unusable, and has promised to get the app working as soon as the vulnerability has been patched.