Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » News Archive » Security researcher exposes potentially dangerous privacy flaw in iOS-iTunes connections

Security researcher exposes potentially dangerous privacy flaw in iOS-iTunes connections

2015/09/23

Softpedia - (International) A security researcher discovered a privacy-related flaw in iOS and iTunes in which an attacker with physical access to a device could create a backup and potentially access sensitive information simply by accepting the device as "Trusted" in iTunes.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/security-researcher-exposes-potentially-dangerous-privacy-flaw-in-ios-itunes-connections-492580.shtml

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.


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:25:19