Category Archives: iOS

Masque Attack Abuses iOS’s Code Signing to Spoof Apps and Bypass Privacy Protection

દ્વારા | ઓક્ટોબર 31, 2016

First reported in 2014, Masque Attack allowed hackers to replace a genuine app from the App Store with a malformed, enterprise-signed app that had the same Bundle Identifier (Bundle ID). Apple subsequently patched the vulnerabilities (CVE-2015-3772 and CVE-2015-3725), but while it closed a door, scammers seemed to have opened a window. Haima’s repackaged, adware-laden apps… Read More »

Helper for Haima iOS App Store Adds More Malicious Behavior

દ્વારા | સપ્ટેમ્બર 30, 2016

In an earlier blog post, we talked about the Haima app store on iOS. Here, we found that official apps were repacked and advertising modules added to generate revenue for the owners. One reason for this store’s popularity is its relative ease of use, thanks to the “Haima iOS Helper”. This app is meant to complement… Read More »