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Security Fix for iPhone and iPad

Daniel Nashed  11 August 2010 23:04:11

Apple has released iOS 4.0.2 for iPhone and iOS 3.2.2 for iPad to address the security vulnerability for PDFs that can not only be used to jailbreak your iPhone or iPad.
If you need a jailbreaked version you should not update your device. If you are concerned about security you should update ASAP ...

-- Daniel
Comments

1Gerhard Burdenski  12.08.2010 11:22:14  Security Fix for iPhone and iPad

So the question remains: What to do with a jailbraked iPhone being concerned about security ...

2CMMS  12.08.2010 13:15:49  Security Fix for iPhone and iPad

thanks for the post, we are looking forward to reading more of your posts

3Chris Whisonant  12.08.2010 17:12:11  Security Fix for iPhone and iPad

If you're jailbroken, then you can still get your security holes patched. There is a "PDF Patch" app in Cydia (jailbreak app store) that will be released soon. { Link }

Actually, they're fixing this going back to 2.x devices. This means that if you have a first-gen iPhone or Touch, then you can get this security hole patched since Apple doesn't care about this being an issue with older devices that they believe people should have upgraded to a newer devices. ;)