iPhone Exploit

Wikileaks Releases ‘Dark Matter,’ Details Mac Exploits by CIA

The latest WikiLeaks document dump outlines a process supposedly used by CIA agents to install surveillance software that can survive a factory reset. Part of WikiLeaks’ Vault 7 series, today’s leak is called “Dark Matter.” "Dark Matter" describes the new leak as containing documentation for several CIA projects designed to target Apple Macs and iPhones, reads...

Apple Says ‘Many’ Wikileaks iOS Exploits Already Patched

Apple has responded to WikiLeaks’ explosive ‘Vault 7’ document release, and claims to have already addressed the majority of the iPhone vulnerabilities allegedly exploited by CIA spies. The alleged CIA hacking documents published by WikiLeaks yesterday includes a series of security "zero-day" vulnerabilities, detailing of exploits against Android OS, Windows, iPhones, and even Samsung smart...

Siri-Based iPhone Exploit Reveals Contact Info Without Passcode

Shared publicly on YouTube by iDeviceHelp, a newly discovered iPhone exploit which requires precise timing in conjunction with access to Siri on the lock screen, gives hackers access to contact information, including photos and message logs, without requiring a passcode. The folks over at AppleInsider were able to repeat the steps necessary to invoke the attack on an iPhone...