iPhone Hacks

$500 Box Claims to Hack Any iPhone 7 / 7 Plus Passcode [VIDEO]

A new video published by the folks over at EverythingApplePro shows a $500 box, which claims to be able to hack and view the passcode of any iPhone 7/7 Plus running iOS 10.3.3 or iOS 11 Beta (via TheNextWeb). The purported iPhone passcode hacking device has three USB ports, and has the capacity to brute-force passcodes on three devices at...

CIA Built Special Tools for Hacking iPhones, Claims WikiLeaks

Newly published WikiLeaks documents have revealed that CIA has special tools and dedicated teams specifically for breaking into iPhones and other Apple products running iOS (via Yahoo! Finance). "CIA lost control of the majority of its hacking arsenal”, notes the 7,818 page long WikiLeak document published today. CIA also seems to have tools to gain unauthorized access to Android devices,...

Exploit Trading Firm Offers $500,000 For Hacking iPhone Running iOS 9.3

Last week, Apple launched its first ever bug bounty program, offering cash rewards of up to $200,000 for uncovering vulnerabilities in iOS or recent generations of its hardware. Today, an exploit trading firm named Exodus Intelligence has unveiled its own program for collecting vulnerabilities, which includes a bounty for hacks targeting iOS 9.3 or higher worth $500,000, which is...

Here’s Why Surveillance Companies Hate the iPhone

Android phones, a number of Blackberries and smartphones running older Microsoft operating systems are all vulnerable to FinSpy, a spyware from one of the world’s most prominent surveillance companies Gamma Group, but one thing the company is still unable to do is to hack into a typical iPhone. According to an article by The Washington Post, this is exactly why...

Turn Your iPhone Into A Digital Microscope With This $10 Hack [VIDEO]

A new Instructable shows you how to turn your iPhone into a digital microscope capable of 175x magnification, allowing you to take photos of things like plant cells and even their nuclei (via InsideCupertino). All you need is a drill, some bits and a cheap laser pointer, all of which should not cost more than $10. The man...