Tag Archive: Patch


Adobe rushes out yet another security patch for Flash

In a post that surprises no one in the tech community, Adobe needed to fix another Flash security flaw today, rushing out a patch for its web multimedia software. Adobe is rating the update as a critical vulnerability “that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.” Which, of course, sounds […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Apple will patch serious security flaws in OS X ‘as soon as possible’

Apple plans to issue an update fixing two severe OS X Yosemite security flaws “as soon as possible,” according to a new report. One bug is the recently-discovered Thunderstrike 2, which allows attackers overwrite a computer’s firmware in a way that is impossible to reverse unless users have the wherewithal open up their Mac and manually reflash the […][Read More…]

Apple stays classy about jailbreakers with iOS 8.1.3 patch notes

When Apple releases a major update like yesterday’s iOS 8.1.3, it’s usual for the company’s coders to fix (or, in other words, break) all known jailbreak exploits. Not so surprisingly, the latest update is no different. It fixes several exploits…Read more ›

Apple releases OS X update to patch Shellshock vulnerability

As promised, Apple has released an update for OS X Lion, Mountain Lion, and Mavericks that patches a security flaw exploited by a hack called Shellshock. While Shellshock only affects Mac users who manually set up advanced UNIX services, it’s still…Read more ›

Update Your iOS 7 Jailbreak Without Restoring Your Device With This Evad3rs Patch

When the iOS 7 jailbreak from Team Evad3rs was first released, it was buggy as all get-out, largely because it had been released without giving the larger jailbreak community any heads-up. Even Saurik, the keeper of the Cydia app store, wasn’t given warning… which means that when the iOS 7 jailbreak went live, MobileSubstrate — […]    [Read More…]

iOS 6.1.3 Likely to Patch Evasi0n Jailbreak

Evasi0n iOS 6.1.3 is likely to patch the current Evasi0n jailbreak, one that has quickly become the most popular jailbreaking effort to reach Apple’s mobile iDevices, having run on over 7 million iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch. With information derived from the recently released developer build of iOS 6.1.3 beta 2, a member of the Evasi0n team, David Wang, discovered that Apple has patched at least one of the exploited bugs  [Read More…]

VMWare Is Going To Patch Leopard And Snow Leopard Virtualization Out Of Fusion

Over the weekend, we reported that the 4.1 update to VMWare Fusion allowed users to virtualize Leopard and Snow Leopard; a strict violation of OS Xs licensing terms. At the time, we supposed this was a conscious decision on VMWares part to leave Leopard and Snow Leopard virtualization up to the user. But no, nothing of the sort: its just a bug VMWares going to patch.   Over on their  [Read More…]

DirecTV Patch for Streaming on Jailbroken iPad Released

Enable streaming from DirecTV on your jailbroken iPad device without manually changing values. Thanks to Akshay Masand, one of our staff writers here at ModMyi, it was reported thatDirecTV has updated their iPad applicationto allow streaming straight from home to your iPad. We soon learned though that DirecTV’s new update wasn’t too keen about allowing jailbroken users to utilize streaming. DirecTV made it a point to not allow jailbroken iPad users to use their new  [Read More…]

Sn0wbreeze 2.3b2 Brings Multitouch Gestures, Mobile Substrate Patch, iBooty / iBSS Fix for iOS 4.3 Jailbreak

iPhone developer and hacker iH8sn0w has released an update to Sn0wbreeze 2.3 (iOS 4.3 jailbreak for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch), which among many things, brings an option to enable Multitouch Gestures on supported devices, patch for Mobile Substrate, bug fixes for both iBooty and iBSS, and sleep bug fix for iPod touch 4G / 3G users.

iOS 4.3

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