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Exploiting the Wi-Fi Stack on Apple Devices
89 points by archimag0https://googleprojectzero.blogspot.com/2017/10/over-air-vol-2-pt...
js2 - 43 minutes ago
I'd love to know how many hours were needed to develop this exploit
from start to finish, and how many dead ends the researcher ran
into along the way.Just writing the blog post and generating all
the images for it must've taken many days.
xtacy - 8 minutes ago
From the project-zero bug (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-
zero/issues/detail?id=13...), it looks like the first discussion
on the issue dates back to July 3, with a working exploit posted
mankash666 - 42 minutes ago
Wonder if something like this was used to get into the San
Bernardino shooter's phone by the FBI
NegativeLatency - 27 minutes ago
The shooter had an iPhone 5C, which according to the article
uses USB, so the DMA PCIe exploit detailed here wouldn't work for
it.Not saying it wasn't something similar, but it could have been
lukeh - moments ago
This is an incredible combination of both reverse engineering skill
and communication ability. So good!
pwinnski - 1 hours ago
This post is a thing of beauty. The details of how this works are