Published Aug 18 2012 by Topnews.in


Hacker discovers iPhone SMS spoofing issue, asks Apple to fix for iOS 6

Publicizing an iPhone SMS spoofing issue in a Friday blog post, an independent security researcher in France has pointed to a text-based iOS glitch, which enables scammers to spoof their identifies and project that text messages are coming from a legitimate source.

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...in the blog post: "Apple: please fix this before the final (iOS 6) release.”"

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