New IOS 9.3.1 Bricks of Phones Over The Air hack

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New IOS 9.3.1 Bricks of Phones Over The Air hack

whenever Apple releases, new firmware thousands of hackers try to exploit new vulnerabilities able to enter on IOS system for jailbreak or security leaks. Many bugs are always immediately discovered when apple launch new firmware . In this case the new ios 9.3.1 has a new bug can break your idevice, this bug is similar to old called 1970 bug, that allowed Brick the iphone or ipad with simpres process of changing the date of the iphone. Now this is very similar and as you can see the developers Patrick Kelley and Matt Harrigan managed to do the same but this time over the air.

Could they automate the exploitation of this oddly severe and destructive date bug? The researchers discovered that indeed they could, armed with only $120 of electronics ofcourse not counting the cost of the bricked ipad, a basic understanding of networking, and a familiarity with the way Apple devices connect to wireless networks.

New IOS 9.3.1 Bricks of Phones Over The Air hack

 

 

Infamous January 1st 1970 bug can remotely brick devices below iOS 9.3.1