iOS And OS X Bug Found That Could Possibly Be Used For A Jailbreak [Updated]

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A new bug has been discovered that involves a nonsensical string of Arabic characters that can crash both iOS and OS X apps. Right now the bug only applies to any browser or application that uses Apple’s CoreText API to render text. Arstechnica has the full scoop on the bug: Safari crashes in both OS X 10.8.4 and [...]

iOS 6.1.3 Possess’ Yet Another Lockscreen Bug Which Grants Access To Phone App [HOW TO]

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Since the release of the iOS 6.1 firmware came a whole new wave of lockscreen bugs that people brought to light on YouTube. Once Apple patched the lockscreen bug, there was another discovered in iOS 6.1.2 and now just a day after the release of iOS 6.1.3 another one has been found. These lockscreen bugs [...]

Understanding And Fixing The “Wow, you exceeded the number of package names this APT is capable of” Cydia Error

Over the past few weeks we have been asked numerous times about a Cydia error that spits out the following message: Wow, you exceeded the number of package names this APT is capable of. Up until now we have not known that cause of the issue, but on the Evad3rs AMA thread Saurik has explained [...]

New Bug Lets Users To Bypass A Password Locked Screen In iOS 6.1 [VIDEO]

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Ever since Apple’s release of iOS 6.1, users have been complaining about various problems such as battery drain, the Microsoft Exchange bug and more. Apple released iOS 6.1.1 for the iPhone 4S to fix the cellular connectivity issue, but now a YouTube user has discovered a new bug. A new bug in iOS 6.1 that lets you [...]

Evasi0n Updated To Fix The Weather Bug And Long Reboot Issues, Update Through Cydia Now

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Yesterday we showed you how to fix the Evasi0n Weather bug that affected a lot of people by entering a script into MobileTerminal. This was actually the official patch from the Evad3rs that they stated would be implemented as a Cydia update to the Evasi0n iOS 6.x Untether package. For those of you who haven’t experienced [...]

How To: Fix The Evasi0n iOS 6.x Weather Bug

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The iOS 6.x Untethered Jailbreak has worked wonders for all of my devices and I actually haven’t experienced the so called “weather bug“ that is affecting a lot of people. By all the reports and help requests we have received however, there is no doubt that it is present. The weather bug will be fixed in [...]

Apple Fixes Smart App Banner Bug Which Enabled JavaScript Without Your Permission In iOS 6.1

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Back in December of 2012 we told you about a JavaScript bug that had to do with Apple’s new smart app banners that essentially allow developers to promote their applications when you visit their website in a banner that looks native. The bug had to do with the fact that these banners could bypass your JavaScript settings, enabling it automatically [...]

“Serious Privacy And Security Vulnerability” Discovered In The iOS 6 Firmware Generation

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A bug in iOS 6 has been discovered by AppleInsider today that relates to JavaScript. You see, in the iOS 6 firmware generation Apple introduced a new feature called “Smart App Banners” that essentially allow developers to promote their applications when you visit their website in a banner that looks native. The problem is, is [...]

A Bug That Allowed iMessages To Still Be Received By Stolen iPhones Has Been Fixed In iOS 6

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Back in the days of iOS 5, there was a rarely-encountered but somewhat severe bug  regarding iMessages on stolen iPhones, and it was widely reported as being a major flaw in the iMessage system. Basically, the problem was that an iPhone could be stolen, have the SIM card deactivated, and even have the device wiped by [...]

Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Is Missing The Month Of December, Google Says A Fix Is Coming

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Well now, this is a pretty big “oops,” isn’t it? With the latest version of Ice Cream Sandwich, Android 4.2, now available for Nexus devices, many people have been grabbing the update over the last few days. Everything appears to be going smoothly with the update, and the new features look good…except for one little [...]