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Apple Says Exploits Released In “Dark Matter” Dump Are Outdated

Although much was made about a new batch of iPhone and MacBook flaws disclosed by WikiLeaks on Thursday, Apple says the issues appear to all be old, since-fixed vulnerabilities. Yesterday WikiLeaks published the second batch of its Vault 7 documents, "Dark Matter," revealing information about Apple-related hacks used by the CIA. This time around, the...

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...

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,...