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Apple iOS Ins0mnia flaw that hides malicious apps revealed by FireEye

2015/08/26

V3.co.uk - (International) Security researchers from FireEye discovered that devices running versions of iOS prior to 8.4.1 are vulnerable to a flaw dubbed Ins0mnia, in which any application could bypass Apple background restrictions, and could allow an attacker to run in the background and steal sensitive user information indefinitely without the user's consent or knowledge.

Source: http://www.v3.co.uk/v3-uk/news/2423493/apple-ios-ins0mnia-flaw-that-hides-malicious-apps-revealed-by-fireeye

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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