8 posts • joined Monday 24th October 2011 13:59 GMT
Agreed, the same can be said of 3rd party apps storing access tokens in plain text plists
Re: Only works on iOS jailbroken devices.
Incorrect, perhaps the article here is not as clear as it should be, the data can be accessed whether jailbroken or not.
It's just easier to get to that data if your are
Re: Misleading title
Devices don't have to be jailbroken to get to the data.
Encrypting backup goes without saying!
A less elegantly worded report is on my site @ http://garethwright.com/blog/facebook-mobile-security-hole-allows-identity-theft for those wanting more detail
Great! Can pay online again...but card blocked by retailer
So HSBC will process the payment now, but because card was declined > 3 times earlier, payments with my card have been blocked for 24 hours by the retailer!
Well Apple would have swopped, but as purchased through work (edu) I have to try and get our supplier to do the swop.
On the plus side I did get some itunes vouchers as an apology for the wasted time following up with Apple.
Impressed with the customer service non the less
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