Download Links: iOS 5.0.1 Firmware Battery Life Issue Fix (Updated)
Apple released iOS 5.0.1 today for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. UPDATED: with Charlie Miller quote.
Apple iOS 5.0.1 notes:
This update contains improvements and other bug fixes including:
- Fixes bugs affecting battery life
- Adds Multitasking Gestures for original iPad
- Resolves bugs with Documents in the Cloud
- Improves voice recognition for Australian users using dictation
The update is now available over the air from your iOS 5.0 devices by going into:
iDevice Settings / General / Software Update
You can download and install the new firmware without iTunes or a computer. You might want to download on Wi-Fi.
Download iOS 5.0.1 Firmware
Download iOS 5.0.1 to be installed through iTunes:
- iPod touch
Charlie Miller on iOS 5.0.1 Security Fix
Apple released 5.0.1 which is supposed to fix the flaw I pointed out. Please upgrade to get the fix.
So that’s great news for iOS security, but if you want to jailbreak iOS 5, you should not update to 5.0.1.