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5-year old SMS security flaw in iOS has finally been discovered... by a hacker

0. phoneArena posted on 17 Aug 2012, 09:45

A relatively serious flaw in the way iOS handles SMS messages has been found by hacker and iOS security researcher pod2g. It appears that there are some phones (not only the iPhone) that are compatible with a number of advanced SMS functions, that become enabled if a hacker tinkers with the UDH (User Data Header) section of a text message...

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