pod2g exposes serious iOS SMS flaw


A flaw found in Apple’s iPhone that can allow text messages to sidestep Apple’s safeguard is “severe”, according to an iPhone security researcher. In a blog posting, pod2g explains:


I mentioned it on twitter a few days ago, I found a flaw in iOS that I consider to be severe, while it does not involve code execution. I am pretty confident that other security researchers already know about this hole, and I fear some pirates as well.


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