iPhoneDevSDK Site Hack Led To The Apple and Facebook Attacks
Yesterday, we reported that a site called iPhoneDevSDK was responsible for infecting Apple and Facebook employees computers which led to the companies networks being infiltrated by hackers. Now, iPhoneDevSDK owner Ian Sefferman has shared some information in a blog post about how the Apple and Facebook employees computers were compromised, and what the site is doing to fix the problem and vulnerability.
We’re still trying to determine the exploit’s exact timeline and details, but it appears as though it was ended (by the hacker) on January 30, 2013.
As with Facebook, it’s important to stress that we have no reason to believe user data was compromised.
At this time, we would not recommend visiting the iPhoneDevSDK site for your own computer’s safety.
We will continue to monitor this story and will update you with any new information.