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Researchers sneak malware onto Apple's App Store, exposing iOS security flaws

By Justin Kahn
Aug 20, 2013
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  1. Researchers have been trying to sneak malicious software onto the App Store to expose holes in Apple's iOS security system for a while now. Well, a team at Georgia Tech led by Tielei Wang managed to do just that a...

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  2. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    Now we know that the app store is not malware proof.
     
  3. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 5,913   +1,705

    Nothing ever is and never will be but it's good to see Apple trying to make it as secure as possible. (I can't believe I just said something nice about Apple).
     
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  4. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,060   +2,558

    The apple in your avatar does look delicious. hahaha
     
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  5. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    That is what I like about Apple, they usually fix things (security issues) quickly.
     

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