Google Finds iPhone Text Bomb That Can Only Be Fixed with a Full Wipe

Google Finds iPhone Text Bomb That Can Only Be Fixed with a Full Wipe

Posted July 8, 2019

Google Finds iPhone Text Bomb That Can Only Be Fixed with a Full Wipe

Source: Softpedia News
By: Bogdan Popa
Published: July 8, 2019

* Text bombs have been around for a long time on iPhones, but this time it’s a serious one, as it can only be fixed with a full device wipe that would obviously lead to data loss too.
* Specifically, Google’s Project Zero engineers discovered that sending a malformed message via iMessage to an iPhone or Mac leads to various issues on these devices.