Tag Archives: security

Apple SVP Phil Schiller tweets link to Android-critical report

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Today, Apple marketing executive Phil Schiller tweeted a link to a Cisco’s 2014 security report which blames Android devices for 99% of mobile malware. This report comes a year after Schiller tweeted out another report noting a significant increase in such malware. Cisco 2014 Security Report http://t.co/rd6M6yUXnU — Philip Schiller (@pschiller) January 21, 2014 According… Read More

Apple’s iWatch To Have New Security Features (Video)

Apple's iWatch Could Bring Security to a New Level

Apple’s iWatch is the next big rumored thing. Smart watches are alleged to be the future, and allowing an ‘accessory’ to do this, will ease consumers to a new path. We hear of our favorite companies producing/developing a smart watch every day, and it is apparent that it will be a massive free-for-all when they… Read More

How To Bypass iOS 6.1 Passcode Lock And View iPhone & Photos

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Today, we discovered a method to bypass the passcode lock on any iPhone running the newest software update iOS 6.1. The method is a bit complicated and will allow access to the phone application. While hitting the home button will re lock the phone, the exploit does have potential to snoop through peoples contacts and make calls. Steps… Read More

iOS 5.0.1 Security Bug Allows Bypass Of Passcode Lock & Access To Contacts

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Recently, a bug was discovered in iOS 5.0.1 that allows anyone access to a locked devices contacts data. This is not the first time a bug has come up, as Apple usually patches problems quickly, depending on the severity. This bug, however, is more complicated and involves opening and closing the sim tray along with knowing the number of the… Read More

Apple’s VP Of Global Security Quits

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Apple’s own John Theriault, has just recently left Apple due to another lost iPhone prototype in San Francisco that happened earlier this summer. The lost phone was an iPhone 4S prototype. Just like most of Apple’s prototypes it was lost in a bar and found by a customer. Apple ended up tracking down the phone and showing… Read More