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Apple's iPhone commandeered at hacker contest days before new release Print E-mail
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Source: arsTechnica - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Hacks/Cracks Just days before Apple was set to release the highly anticipated iPhone 5, security researchers demonstrated a hack they said allowed them to pilfer the address book, photos, videos, and browsing history from the iPhone 4S. The exploit—disclosed at a hacker contest that also successfully hijacked a Samsung Galaxy S3 phone running Google's Android operating system—works on a developer version of iOS 6, according to ZDNet. That means it likely works against the iPhone 5 that was scheduled for release on Friday. It also works against current versions of Apple's iPad and iPod Touch devices.

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