New iPhone bug can crash your smartphone before you know it

iPhone users need to be extra careful when opening a text message. A new “text bomb” can crash any iPhone or Apple computer, according to a security researcher. All that is required is for a phone to be sent a text message that contains a link to the bug’s code, security researchers claim. When that happens, the Mac or iOS device that receives it crashes, and may even need to restart.

Read about the ChaiOS bug on the Independent.

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