Warning: Skype App For iPhone And iPad Has Security Vulnerability, Allows Attacker To Steal Your Address Book

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Sep 202011
 

If you use Skype’s app on your iOS devices then continue to read this article.

TechCrunch reports that Skype for iPhone and Skype for iPad have a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the Chat message window, which allows an attacker to run malicious javascript code that can enable the attacker to get information, including a user’s address book from the victim’s iOS device.

AppSec Consulting security researcher Phil Purviance who discovered the vulnerability explains: Continue reading »

WARNING: Do Not Update to iOS 4.3.5 if You Want To Remain Jailbroken

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Jul 252011
 

Apple today released iOS 4.3.5 which similar to iOS 4.3.4 will block the recent jailbreak released by comex. Do not update if you want to remain jailbroken.

If you have a device other than the iPad 2 and have not already saved your iOS 4.3.3 SHSH Blobs you can use iFaith to save them. You can find instructions on how to do that here.

[via iClarified]