Researchers at Georgia Tech recently discovered that malware can be introduced to iPhones through charging cords.  Yes, charging cords!

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Apple devices, from Macs to iPhones, have always been able to boast of advanced safety from viruses, spam and the like. Now, apparently, not even your phone charger is safe.

A team of researchers from Georgia Tech say they’ve discovered, and can demonstrate, a way to to hack into an iPhone or iPad in less than a minute using a “malicious charger.”

 

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