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‘Thousands of iPhone, iPad apps’ vulnerable to simple redirect joyriders

An Israeli security firm will expose a flaw common to thousands of iPhone and iPad applications, which allows miscreants to hijack software using man-in-the-middle attacks.
“We identified a very large number of applications that are vulnerable to this problem,” Skycure’s CTO Yair Amit toldĀ The Register. The programming error will be revealed at the RSA Europe conference in Amsterdam on Tuesday.