Linked by David Adams on Tue 8th Nov 2011 17:03 UTC, submitted by Al Sacco
Privacy, Security, Encryption An iOS security researcher who submitted a tainted iPhone application meant to expose a weakness in Apple's App Store security process has been suspended from Apple's developer program. And rightly so -- he violated clear terms of service. But what does that say about the security of all those random apps on your iPhone, iPad and iPod?
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Gutsy move
by Alfman on Tue 8th Nov 2011 17:24 UTC
Alfman
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2011-01-28

I'd be worried that apple men dressed as feds would come to tear my place apart. ;)

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RE: Gutsy move
by Thom_Holwerda on Tue 8th Nov 2011 17:26 in reply to "Gutsy move"
Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

I'd be worried that apple men dressed as feds would come to tear my place apart. ;)


Heck even I regularly look over my shoulder.

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RE: Gutsy move
by kristoph on Tue 8th Nov 2011 19:46 in reply to "Gutsy move"
kristoph Member since:
2006-01-01

Or better yet, Fed's working for Apple.

Actually this guy could potentially face persecution for doing this. Not that he would deserve it but the pertinent law is so out of whack.

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