Security flaw in iOS lets hackers spoof texts
Source: VentureBeat - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Hacks/Cracks While dedicated hackers can be an annoyance to companies like Apple, they can sometimes be helpful when it comes to digging up potentially devastating security vulnerabilities. That’s certainly the case this morning, as Pod2G, a French iOS hacker known for discovering jailbreaking techniques, has revealed a SMS spoofing flaw that affects every version of Apple’s mobile OS. Using the flaw, hackers could spoof their identities via text and send messages asking for private information (by pretending to be from a users’ bank, for example), or direct users to phishing sites.

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