Tag: Ios

Apple pushes fix for “FacePalm,” possibly its creepiest vulnerability ever

reader comments 5 with 5 posters participating Share this story Apple has patched one of its creepiest vulnerabilities ever—a flaw in its FaceTime messenger app that made it possible for people to eavesdrop on audio and video captured by iPhones and Macs. The bug in Group FaceTime, a feature that allows conference-call-style chats, made it […]

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SSH-based iOS 12.1.2 – iOS 12 Jailbreak RootlessJB 3.1 Released With Ability to Install Cydia Tweaks

Earlier this week, we saw Jake James release rootlessJB, an SSH-based developer oriented iOS 12.1.2 – iOS 12 jailbreak. It was not particularly a useful jailbreak since it did not support tweaks or code injection of any kind. Thanks to rapid development from James though, rootlessJB has now been updated […]

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Apple restores Facebook’s enterprise certificate after revoking it for more than 24 hours

On Thursday, Apple restored Facebook’s access to an enterprise certificate that enables internal testing of apps. Apple revoked Facebook’s access on Tuesday after violating its policies on who can access apps developed using the certificate. A Facebook spokesperson emailed the following statement to VentureBeat: “we have had our Enterprise Certification, […]

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First Facebook, now Google’s internal iOS apps are blocked by Apple

Apple has apparently revoked certificates for Google’s internal iOS apps (not its consumer apps). The revocation likely stems from the revelation that Google’s Screenwise Meter app used Apple’s enterprise program, violating Apple’s rules. Facebook had a similar revocation earlier this week surrounding an app of its own. Google just issued a statement to The Verge regarding […]

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Apple Has Now Blocked Google From Running Its Internal iOS Apps and Betas

What started as a pretty big Facebook issue transformed into an equally-sized Google issue, and Apple has responded in kind. The Verge reports on Thursday that Apple has pulled the plug on several different Google-owned iOS apps, blocking the company’s internal apps. This prevents Google from distributing these apps altogether, […]

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Electra 1.2.2 Jailbreak for iOS 11 – iOS 11.4.1 Released

The Electra jailbreak team has released Electra 1.2.2 jailbreak tool for iOS 11 – iOS 11.4.1. The release comes a few hours after the release of Electra 1.2.0 which added jailbreaking support for iOS 11.4 – iOS 11.4.1. However, the initial release of the tool did not work with iOS […]

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Facebook Paying Users To Install VPN App That Gathers Personal Data

Image credit – TechCrunch Early last year, a report from TechCrunch revealed that Facebook had been trying to promote its VPN client which actually tracked and gathered information about the user. The app was later removed from Apple’s App Store. However a new report from TechCrunch has revealed that Facebook […]

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