Reported iOS security issue goes unfixed for 6 months

Ernst and Young forensic bod Jan Soucek has created a tool capable of generating slick iCloud password phishing emails he says exploits an unpatched bug affecting millions of Apple users.

Later:

"It was filed under Radar #19479280 back in January, but the fix was not delivered in any of the iOS updates following 8.1.2."

What good is Apple's privacy stance if they fail to fix reported security breaches?