Death by Ransomware, Strava Flyby, iOS 14 Privacy Improvements

Death by Ransomware, Strava Flyby, iOS 14 Privacy Improvements

In episode 140 for September 28th 2020: Details on the first human death related to a ransomware attack, popular fitness app Strava is caught giving away your location data to strangers, and ...
Researcher Reports Zero-Day ‘Sign in with Apple’ Bug that Could Allow Full Account Takeover

Researcher Reports Zero-Day ‘Sign in with Apple’ Bug that Could Allow Full Account Takeover

Infosec researcher Bhavuk Jain has pocketed a handsome $100,000 from Apple’s bug bounty program after reporting a critical flaw that could have allowed malicious actors to bypass authentication and take over a ...
Unc0ver Hackers Find New Zero Day Bug to Jailbreak iOS 13.5

Unc0ver Hackers Find New Zero Day Bug to Jailbreak iOS 13.5

The infamous unc0ver hacker group has released the latest jailbreak for Apple’s notoriously hard-to-crack iOS operating system. The hack allows iPhone and iPad users on the latest iOS version to install a ...

iOS XML Bug

This is a good explanation of an iOS bug that allowed someone to break out of the application sandbox. A summary: What a crazy bug, and Siguza's explanation is very cogent. Basically, ...
How to Block the “Sindhi Text Bomb” on iOS

How to Block the “Sindhi Text Bomb” on iOS

Apple has made quite a few headlines these past couple of days, including one of a particularly annoying – and potentially dangerous – crashing bug. The Sindhi “text bomb,” as it’s come ...
Apple: iOS Mail Bug Doesn’t Pose an ‘Immediate’ Risk to Our Users

Apple: iOS Mail Bug Doesn’t Pose an ‘Immediate’ Risk to Our Users

In a statement released today, Apple refutes claims made by a security firm that iOS suffers from a serious flaw that can allow bad actors to steal users’ files and data. Earlier ...

Tips to Keep Your iOS Device Secure | Avast

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In the beginning, Apple products stood high, wide, and handsome in the face of cyberattacks. Average hackers found it nearly impossible to crack the company’s proprietary software, and an Apple product’s attack ...
ProtonVPN Discloses VPN Vulnerability in iOS

ProtonVPN Discloses VPN Vulnerability in iOS

VPN services are available to iOS users, but they don’t seem to work as intended due to a bug in iOS that doesn’t allow all network connections to route through the VPN ...
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What Is Sign in with Apple’s Impact on Development?

 With more than 5 billion mobile phones on the market around the globe, mobile security is more important than ever. And the recent announcement from Apple around its Sign in with Apple guidelines ...
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New Phishing Scam Lures iPhone Owners with Romantic Chat, Gambling, ‘Free’ VPN

New Phishing Scam Lures iPhone Owners with Romantic Chat, Gambling, ‘Free’ VPN

Bitdefender this week has detected a new phishing campaign targeting iPhone owners with a range of scams aiming to defraud unsuspecting victims. First things first. If you receive the email pictured below, ...