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MMS malware vulnerability found in older versions of OS X and iOS

A Cisco researcher has discovered a vulnerability in OS X and iOS that could allow an attacker to gain access to your files and stored password by sending a malicious image. Cisco Talos has discovered a vulnerability in the way in which the Image I/O API parses and handles tiled TIFF image files. When rendered by applications that use the Image I/O API,…

Apple Pay officially launches in France

At WWDC 2016, Apple announced that it would be expanding its Apple Pay mobile payments service to France, and now the company has fulfilled the promise and is now live in the country. With the addition of France, Apple Pay is now available in 8 countries. Apple Pay is supported by Visa and MasterCard credit and debit cards from Banque Populaire,…

Apple SIM now available in more than 140+ countries thanks to GigSky

GigSky today has expanded its network to over 140 countries around the world and is doing so by making use of the Apple SIM now embedded into recent iPad models. This allows customers to purchase international on-device without switching out their typical SIM or getting a local SIM when traveling. The company offers an assortment of short-term plans…

Apple publishes WWDC 2016 keynote and OS previews

Less than 2 hours after wrapping up the 2016 WWDC keynote, Apple has published their recording of the event to their website. Below on the same page, OS preview webpages can be found. Apple was all about software for this year’s WWDC keynote. The keynote was Apple’s first with all four operating systems: watchOS, tvOS, iOS, and the renamed macOS. Each OS…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3.3 beta 1 to developers

UPDATE: iOS 9.3.3 beta 1 is not available to the 9.7-inch iPad Pro. We assume that Apple has yet to find a fix to the bricking issue, therefore they don’t want to push a beta for the device until said issue is fixed. It’s been a week since Apple released iOS 9.3.2 to the public. Apple today has seeded its first iOS 9.3.3 beta to developers. iOS…

An Apple-created HomeKit application to possibly coming in iOS 10

While the idea of HomeKit is great, it integrates with Siri and can be used with a ton of connected devices, a lot is left to be desired. One of those things is a HomeKit application. According to an Amazon reviewer, who claims to be work with the marketing department at Apple (verified via LinkedIn profile), Apple is preparing a first-party HomeKit…