13″ MacBook Pro Recall, possible loss of data
Apple are warning of possible loss of data from their SSD drives. This affects the 13 inch MBP sold between June 2017 – June 2018. Specifically, its the 2017 model with the 2 x Thunderbolt 3 ports. You can check your serial number at the recall page here
It looks like there is a firmware update to fix the issue. Its not an unusual problem. Similarly we see updates covering a range of computers and drives, eg. Dell, HP, Kingston, Crucial, etc. Take note that you will need a full backup, before the update is loaded.
Contact us if you want help with backups, checking updates and making sure your computers are running optimally. This isn’t a minor update, it could be a disaster if your drive fails, losing everything stored on it.