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Apple Says It Fixed Vulnerabilities Detailed in WikiLeaks Docs Years Ago
« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2017, 04:13:12 AM »
Apple Says It Fixed Vulnerabilities Detailed in WikiLeaks Docs Years Ago
24 March 2017, 2:44 am

Apple says those exploits the CIA used to hack into iPhones and Macs were fixed years ago. 

Following the new release of CIA classified documents by the WikiLeaks, Apple adopted the same stance it did after the first round of revelations, saying that it had already fixed the bugs mentioned there. 

The documents, which WikiLeaks say come from the CIA, detail a number of methods for compromising and breaking into Apple devices if an agent can get his or her hands on the device. 

"We have preliminarily assessed the Wikileaks disclosures from this morning. Based on our initial analysis, the alleged iPhone vulnerability affected iPhone 3G only and was fixed in 2009 when iPhone 3GS was released. Additionally, our preliminary assessment shows the alleged Mac vulnerabilities were previously fixed in all Macs launched after 2013," Apple said on the... (read more)

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