Tag Archive: Malicious


Researchers Sneak Malicious iOS App Into The App Store Undetected

jekyllResearchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology have successfully found a way to sneak malicious iOS apps past Apple’s strict App Store review process that is designed to prevent such software from making its way onto our devices. The technique used a seemingly innocent app called “Jekyll” that could be updated after approval to carry […]

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Apple’s iOS Javascript Browser Tweak Hacked To Allow Any App To Run Malicious Code

When it comes to Mac hacking, there are few security experts more dangerous than Charlie Miller, who can hack a Mac in mere seconds. Luckily, Miller only uses his hacking powers for the forces of good, so his hacks often lead to more secure systems for you and me. Let’s hope that’s the case for the latest vulnerability Miller identified for the iOS platform. He has discovered a huge bug in iOS that allows malicious devs to write innocuous looking  [Read More…]