[This is a developing story -- more updates to come]
Security experts are warning Apple iOS users to immediately disable FaceTime on their devices after word began to spread today about a newly discovered bug that allows anyone to call you via the app and access your audio and video even if you don't answer the call.
Apple told BuzzFeed that the company was "aware of this issue and we have identified a fix that will be released in a software update later this week."
A video of how to FaceTime people and listen in or see them via their cameras spread via social media today, and the blog 9to5Mac later posted the actual steps involved:
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