Archive for November, 2011

iPhone Security Bug Lets Innocent-Looking Apps Go Bad

Posted in IT Security on November 8, 2011 by cobra

Apple’s iPhones and iPads have remained malware-free thanks mostly to the company’s puritanical attitude toward its App Store: Nothing even vaguely sinful gets in, and nothing from outside the App Store gets downloaded to an iOS gadget. Now serial Mac hacker Charlie Miller has found a way to sneak a fully-evil app onto your phone or tablet, right under Apple’s nose.

Click here to the full article on this subject and watch the video clip shown in the article demonstrating the technique.