Newly found iOS vulnerability allows attackers to crash iDevices via compromised Wi-Fi networks

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A vulnerability uncovered today allows attackers to send iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touches connected to an affected Wi-Fi networks into an infinite reboot loop—until the battery dies, anyways.

You can watch it in action in this video:


The team that presented this vulnerability is said to be working with Apple to help them patch their faux pas, and let's face it, Apple needs all the help it can get if it's going to fix all the vulnerabilities and bugs in iOS 8.x before it releases the next iOS version.