Archive for 'iPhone Threats'

How to Keep your Messages Safe from iPhone Spyware

How to Keep your Messages Safe from iPhone Spyware

The text message: the simplest easiest way to communicate with anyone and all within 160 characters per data packet. Texting has really taken over as the prime medium of our entire daily chit chats, reminders, and even formal small talks. And without us really ever realizing when and how, text messages have become keepers of […]

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iPhone Users Beware of AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot

iPhone Users Beware of AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot

A security researcher has discovered that any wireless network can pretend to be an AT&T Wi-Fi hot spot and thus lure unsuspecting iPhone users to an untrusted network connection. Samy Kamkar, who created a worm that garnered him a million friends on MySpace overnight in 2005, said in an interview this week that he can […]

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How to Remove the iPhone Worm

How to Remove the iPhone Worm

Our previous article titled “Jailbroken iPhones Targeted by New Worm“, highly recommends that all users change their default root password in order to prevent an attacker to take control over the iPhone. Users, who have a jailbroken device and are concerned about worms, should backup their data, and then restore the device to its factory […]

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Jailbroken iPhones Targeted by New Worm

Jailbroken iPhones Targeted by New Worm

There’s a new worm that targets jailbroken iPhones running SSH, and still have the iPhone default password. This worm can steal data contained on the iPhone and connect back to the attacker, giving them control over the phone. This worm has the ability to download and install Malware onto the iPhone as well. The root […]

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