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Apple Releases iPhone OS 3.0.1 to Fix SMS Exploit

Apple Releases iPhone OS 3.0.1 to Fix SMS Exploit

Posted July 31, 2009 at 6:23pm by iClarified · 17460 views
Apple has released iPhone OS 3.0.1 to fix a SMS exploit discovered by security researchers.

Security experts Collin Mulliner and Charlie Miller found a bug which will allow hackers to completely take over your iPhone with a single character SMS. They presented the exploit at the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas, explaining that it works by slightly modifying the data sent by the network which is not seen by the user.

This exploit could allow hackers to access all your data as well as take control of your iPhone to infect and attack other devices.

You can download and install the update using iTunes...

Apple Releases iPhone OS 3.0.1 to Fix SMS Exploit
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Frank
Frank - August 6, 2009 at 2:34pm
Will this correct the back light issue when phone is in sleep mode..
PowerMicken
PowerMicken - August 1, 2009 at 11:35am
Dear Gentlemen, I was stupid and updated my Classic 2G iPhone to 3.0.1 and now my iPhone doesn't accept my SimCard. What I do? It work last time perfectly with the pineapple software. best Micken
ash
ash - August 1, 2009 at 3:03am
Where can we get direct download links for the 3g and the 2g iphones?
Sean
Sean - August 1, 2009 at 6:48am
http://www.felixbruns.de/iPod/firmware/ Great Site for all firmware revisions for every ipod/iphone device available.
Jay
Jay - July 31, 2009 at 11:16pm
Is it even worth updating and having to jailbreak all over again?
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