The news of the bug was first reported by 9to5Mac where they noted about microphone snooping, but later on BuzzFeed reported that user can also access front facing camera and that too without users permissions. This means if someone is calling you on FaceTime, they could be listening and seeing what you are doing without you even knowing.
Till yet it is unknown who found this flaw first but lost of users are posting about the bug with video demomonstration.
Now you can answer for yourself on FaceTime even if they don’t answer🤒#Apple explain this.. pic.twitter.com/gr8llRKZxJ— Benji Mobb™ (@BmManski) January 28, 2019
How To Disable ?So by reading the above situation of bug you all may think of your past, and worry about the last time you did. Here is the simple steps you can followto get rid of this..
- Go to Setting
- Tap on FaceTime
- Now Toggle the switch to disable the FaceTime app.