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Apple Finally Fixed The Bug That Let Fake Chargers Hack Your iPhone

Apple Finally Fixed The Bug That Let Fake Chargers Hack Your iPhone

The bug that allowed fake chargers to hack your iPhone has finally been fixed by Apple. Good! But you won’t get the software fix until iOS 7. Apple was alerted of the security hole earlier this year and the hack was demonstrated at the Black Hat hacking convention on Wednesday.

This $200 Brute Force Bot Will Bust Your Phone’s Pin In Hours

This $200 Brute Force Bot Will Bust Your Phone’s Pin In Hours

Your Android phone is not safe. This 3D-printed robot systematically tries all of the possible lock screen PINs for your phone until it gets in. With your standard four-digit number, your phone is compromised in under a day. If only you’d had an iPhone!