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New Guidelines Explain How Apple will Legally Process Law Enforcement Data Requests

New Guidelines Explain How Apple will Legally Process Law Enforcement Data Requests

May 10, 2014Wang Wei
Despite the contrary regarding NSA's DROPOUTJEEP program, Apple had always denied working with the NSA in the creation of any backdoor...
Warning: Malware Campaign targeting Jailbroken Apple iOS Devices

Warning: Malware Campaign targeting Jailbroken Apple iOS Devices

April 19, 2014Swati Khandelwal
A new piece of malicious malware infection targeting jailbroken Apple iOS devices in an attempt to steal users' credentials, has been di...
Student Hacks Apple Passbook App to Get Free Flight Boarding Passes

Student Hacks Apple Passbook App to Get Free Flight Boarding Passes

April 06, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Is Air Travel expensive for You?? Of course it's costly for Common people. But, hackers have found a way out of it too. If you have an i...
Encrypted Chat Service 'Cryptocat' released iOS app

Encrypted Chat Service 'Cryptocat' released iOS app

March 05, 2014Anonymous
Cryptocat , an open source encrypted web-based chat client, is now available for iOS Devices from the  Apple's App store , which was...
Apple's SSL Vulnerability might allow NSA to hack iOS Devices Remotely

Apple's SSL Vulnerability might allow NSA to hack iOS Devices Remotely

February 25, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Just two days before Apple has disclosed a critical Security flaw in the SSL implementation on the iOS software that would allow man-i...
Apple's iOS vulnerable to Man-in-the-middle Attack, Install iOS 7.0.6 to Patch

Apple's iOS vulnerable to Man-in-the-middle Attack, Install iOS 7.0.6 to Patch

February 22, 2014Anonymous
Apple's latest 35.4 MB update of  iOS 7.0.6  doesn't seem important at first, but it contains a critical security patch that add...
LinkedIn shutting down its security-plagued INTRO app in Early March

LinkedIn shutting down its security-plagued INTRO app in Early March

February 10, 2014Mohit Kumar
Last October, the social network ' LinkedIn ' launched a controversial Smartphone app called ' Intro ' that intercepts and r...
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...
Test your Mobile Hacking and Penetration testing Skills with Damn vulnerable iOS app

Test your Mobile Hacking and Penetration testing Skills with Damn vulnerable iOS app

February 03, 2014Wang Wei
Smartphones are powerful and popular, with more than thousands of new mobile apps hitting the market everyday. Apps and mobile devices ...
Screenlogger - A keylogger app for Android and iOS Smartphones

Screenlogger - A keylogger app for Android and iOS Smartphones

February 01, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Are you using a pattern lock for your Smartphone to remain untouched from cyber criminals? But you are not aware that even your swipe ge...
Snapchat's new Security feature Hacked in 30 Minutes; CAPTCHA Cracking tool published

Snapchat's new Security feature Hacked in 30 Minutes; CAPTCHA Cracking tool published

January 25, 2014Mohit Kumar
Snapchat suffered a massive data breach back in December in which 4.6 million usernames and phone numbers were compromised. Earlier...
Starbucks' iOS app storing user credentials in plain text

Starbucks' iOS app storing user credentials in plain text

January 17, 2014Anonymous
Watch out, coffee drinkers. If you are one of those 10 million Starbucks customers, who purchases drinks and food directly from their Smartp...
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 ...
LinkedIn iOS app HTML Message Parsing Vulnerability

LinkedIn iOS app HTML Message Parsing Vulnerability

December 10, 2013Anonymous
LinkedIn's iOS application is prone to a vulnerability that may permit remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. Security Researcher ...
Apple iOS 7.0.4 update released to patch Apple Store purchase vulnerability

Apple iOS 7.0.4 update released to patch Apple Store purchase vulnerability

November 16, 2013Wang Wei
Apple has released the latest version of its mobile platform i.e. iOS 7.0.4 includes bug fixes, security patches with some new features...
Samsung Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5 zero-day exploits revealed at Pwn2Own 2013 Contest

Samsung Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5 zero-day exploits revealed at Pwn2Own 2013 Contest

November 14, 2013Wang Wei
At Information Security Conference PacSec 2013 in Tokyo, Apple's Safari browser for the iPhone 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S4 have been ...
iOS apps vulnerable to HTTP Request Hijacking attacks over WiFi

iOS apps vulnerable to HTTP Request Hijacking attacks over WiFi

October 30, 2013Anonymous
Security researchers Adi Sharabani and Yair Amit  have disclosed details about a widespread vulnerability in iOS apps , that could all...
'LinkedIn Intro' iOS app can read your emails in iPhone

'LinkedIn Intro' iOS app can read your emails in iPhone

October 25, 2013Mohit Kumar
Your LinkedIn profile is your digital resume. Yesterday, LinkedIn launched a new app for for iOS devices called Intro ' LinkedIn In...
Unbreakable Apple's iMessage encryption is vulnerable to eavesdropping attack

Unbreakable Apple's iMessage encryption is vulnerable to eavesdropping attack

October 18, 2013Mohit Kumar
Though Apple claims iMessage has end-to-end encryption, But researchers claimed at a security conference that Apple's iMessage syste...
iPhone iOS 7.0.2 Sim Lock Screen Bypass vulnerability

iPhone iOS 7.0.2 Sim Lock Screen Bypass vulnerability

October 08, 2013Wang Wei
If you're unlucky enough to lose your Smartphone or have it stolen, anyone who finds the device will also be able to access any cont...
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