Beware! A new bug can crash iOS and macOS with a single text message

Resist the temptation to send this text bomb to anyone.

Apple Messages could be exposing your privacy when it previews a link

Apple’s iMessage isn’t doing all it can to protect users’ information when it previews a link in a conversation.

David Bisson reports.

Now Twitter and Snapchat get stung by the iPhone text crash

Apple provides a Siri-based workaround for the “iPhone text of doom”, but meanwhile Twitter and Snapchat users are also found to be at risk.

Read more in my article on the Bitdefender Hot for Security blog.

Watch out! This boobytrapped text message will turn off your iPhone

Boobytrapped Unicode message causes iPhones to reboot. And it’s not the first time that Apple has been plagued with such bugs.

Read more in my article on the Intego Mac Security blog.