Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Venmo closes flaw that allowed anyone to use Siri on a locked iPhone to empty your account [Video]  (Read 138 times)
HCK
Global Moderator
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 79433



« on: August 03, 2016, 04:05:22 pm »

Venmo closes flaw that allowed anyone to use Siri on a locked iPhone to empty your account [Video]

<div class="feat-image"></div>
<p>A vulnerability in the iOS money-transfer app <a href="http://9to5mac.com/guides/venmo/" target="_blank">Venmo[/url] allowed anyone who managed to get access to a locked iPhone for as little as two minutes to empty the account, stealing as much as the weekly limit of $2999.99.</p>
<p><a href="http://thenextweb.com/apps/2016/08/02/dumb-flaw-venmo-siri-allow-attacker-drain-account-minuntes/?utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheNextWeb+%28The+Next+Web+All+Stories%29" target="_blank">TNW[/url] reports that the flaw was discovered by a SalesForce security engineer <a href="http://www.martinvigo.com/steal-2999-99-minute-venmo-siri/" target="_blank"><span class="s2">Martin Vigo</span>[/url], who notified Venmo and waited until the loophole had been closed before demonstrating the method …</p>
<p> <a href="http://9to5mac.com/2016/08/02/venmo-siri-vulnerability-closed/#more-440944" class="more-link">more…[/url]</p>
Filed under: <a href='http://9to5mac.com/category/apple/'>Apple[/url]  <a rel="nofollow" href="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/gocomments/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/comments/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/" />[/url] <a rel="nofollow" href="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/godelicious/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/delicious/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/" />[/url] <a rel="nofollow" href="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/gofacebook/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/facebook/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/" />[/url] <a rel="nofollow" href="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/gotwitter/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/twitter/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/" />[/url] <a rel="nofollow" href="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/gostumble/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/stumble/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/" />[/url] <a rel="nofollow" href="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/godigg/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/digg/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/" />[/url] <a rel="nofollow" href="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/goreddit/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/"><img alt="" border="0" src="http://feeds.wordpress.com/1.0/reddit/9to5mac.wordpress.com/440944/" />[/url] <img alt="" border="0" src="[/img]?host=9to5mac.com&blog=22754319&post=440944&subd=9to5mac&ref=&feed=1" width="1" height="1" /><img alt="" border="0" src="[/img]?host=9to5mac.com&blog=22754319&post=440944&subd=9to5mac&ref=&feed=1" width="1" height="1" /><div class="feedflare">
<img src="[url]http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/9To5Mac-MacAllDay?i=G5t4ni7FOOE:haOZCB3w3Po:D7DqB2pKExk" border="0"></img>[/url]
</div><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/9To5Mac-MacAllDay/~4/G5t4ni7FOOE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>

Source: Venmo closes flaw that allowed anyone to use Siri on a locked iPhone to empty your account [Video]
Logged
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to: