People are trolling iPhone users with the killer symbol that crashes their apps

Surprise! Assorted jerks on the internet have weaponized the unicode-based bug we reported yesterday to insta-crash apps running on an iPhone or a Mac. The result is somewhere between the old Alt + F4 trick and a script kiddie stunt and it ranges from being annoying to rendering a deviceunusable, depending on the tenacity of the troll. The bug causes many iOS and Mac apps to crash when Read More

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People are trolling iPhone users with the killer symbol that crashes their apps
3 years ago

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Techcrunch/~3/kmgpzP_2DTM/ Surprise! Assorted jerks on the internet have weaponized the unicode-based bug we reported yesterday to insta-crash apps running on an iPhone or a Mac. The result is somewhere between the old Alt + F4 trick and a script kiddie stunt and it ranges from being annoying to rendering a deviceunusable, depending on the tenacity of the troll. The bug causes many iOS and Mac apps to crash when Read More

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