Tuesday, March 25, 2014

New Bot Targets Apple iOS Devices - Tip: Don't Jailbreak

A new bot with the name Zorenium has landed in the criminal underground, with the ability to target Apple iOS devices like iPhone and iPad. It's not widely known, nor is it widely detectable...

The analysis suggests that Apple devices must be jail-broken to be vulnerable, which makes sense given Apple’s tight control over the iOS ecosystem—there’s a reason after all that virtually all mobile malware targets Android. (more)