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Mobile Pwn2Own 2014: iPhone 5s, Galaxy S5, Nexus 5, Fire Phone hacked

2014/11/13

Securityweek - (International) Researchers participating in the Mobile Pwn2Own mobile device hacking competition in Tokyo November 12-13 were able to compromise several popular smartphones and mobile devices, achieving a full sandbox escape on an iPhone 5s, successful near field communications (NFC) attacks on the Galaxy 5S, and several other successful compromises.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/mobile-pwn2own-2014-iphone-5s-galaxy-s5-nexus-5-fire-phone-hacked

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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