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Latest iOS 9.0.1 Update Failed to Patch Lockscreen Bypass Hack

Latest iOS 9.0.1 Update Failed to Patch Lockscreen Bypass Hack
September 26, 2015Swati Khandelwal
iOS 9.0.1 – Apple's first update to its new iOS 9 mobile operating system, came out on Wednesday, addressed several bugs in its sof...

For Better Privacy & Security, Change these iOS 9 Settings Immediately

For Better Privacy & Security, Change these iOS 9 Settings Immediately
September 17, 2015Swati Khandelwal
iOS 9 is out, and it's time to update your iPhone or iPad to the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system. The new ...

Here's How You Can Replace Your iPhone Battery For Free

Here's How You Can Replace Your iPhone Battery For Free
July 04, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Nothing is scarier than your iPhone alerting you that your battery had hit 5%, especially when you just took it off the charger with a 1...

This Simple Message Can Crash Skype Badly and Forces Re-Installation

This Simple Message Can Crash Skype Badly and Forces Re-Installation
June 03, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Just last week iPhone and iPad users were dealing with an iOS text bug that caused the app to crash and iPhones to reboot , now a simila...

This Simple Text Message Can Crash and Reboot Your iPhone

This Simple Text Message Can Crash and Reboot Your iPhone
May 27, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A newly discovered bug in Apple's iOS mobile operating system has emerged this evening that lets iPhone users crash another user's ...

CIA Has Been Hacking iPhone and iPad Encryption Security

CIA Has Been Hacking iPhone and iPad Encryption Security
March 10, 2015Mohit Kumar
Security researchers at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) have worked for almost a decade to target security keys used to encrypt da...

iOS vulnerability allows to disable 'Find My iPhone' without password

iOS vulnerability allows to disable 'Find My iPhone' without password
February 09, 2014Wang Wei
Smartphone manufacturers are adding ways for owners to track and manage their phones if they ever get lost or stolen. Find My iPhone is...

DROPOUTJEEP: NSA's Secret program to access any Apple iPhone, including microphone & camera

DROPOUTJEEP: NSA's Secret program to access any Apple iPhone, including microphone & camera
January 02, 2014Swati Khandelwal
In the era of Smartphones, Apple's iPhone is the most popular device that exists, which itself gives the reason to target it. According to ...

Exclusive : New Touch ID hack allows hacker to unlock an iPhone by multiple fingerprints

Exclusive : New Touch ID hack allows hacker to unlock an iPhone by multiple fingerprints
September 29, 2013Mohit Kumar
The Iranian group defeated the very basic phenomenon of an iPhone Fingerprinting scanner, which allows them to unlock an iPhone device w...

Hacking iPhone to bypass iOS 7 Lockscreen

Hacking iPhone to bypass iOS 7 Lockscreen
June 13, 2013Mohit Kumar
About this time every year, Apple gives a gift to mobile developers: the newest version of iOS. The all-new Apple iOS 7 launched at WWCD...

World's most secure messaging service offers £10,000 if you crack it

World's most secure messaging service offers £10,000 if you crack it
May 01, 2013Mohit Kumar
Privacy conscious phone users are being offered a new app that claims to be the world's first totally secure messaging service. A Lo...

Apple adds two-factor authentication to iCloud and Apple ID

Apple adds two-factor authentication to iCloud and Apple ID
March 22, 2013Mohit Kumar
Apple is beefing up the security of its iCloud and Apple ID accounts by adding two-factor authentication to the account login process. ...
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