Apple releases iOS 4.0.2 and 3.2.2 addressing PDF exploit

iOS 4.0.2

Apple has released iOS 4.0.2 and iOS 3.2.2 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users patching up the PDF exploit made famous this month by the website based JailbreakMe website.

The updates address a security hole used by hackers to "jailbreak" the iPhone, iPod touch. The PDF exploit could also be used by hackers to gain remote control over an iOS device.

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iOS 4.0.2 info

iOS 3.2.2 for iPad

iOS 4.0.2 is available for the iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, and second- and third-generation iPod touch models. iOS 3.2.2 is for the iPad and iPad 3G.

We do not encourage jailbreaking your devices.


Posted by Antony at August 11, 2010 11:04 PM

>> more MacCentre701 August 2010 reports.