GitHub banned Masri's account shortly after he uploaded the malicious code to his publicly-accessible page, which causes the device to crash by overwhelming it with hundreds of thousands of webpage metadata characters in iMessage's webpage link preview feature. Masri revealed in a Twitter post that the flaw, which he named ChaiOS bug, could freeze your iPhone.
According to the claims, the iOS devices including Mac crash immediately and forced to restart whenever the link is sent to anyone.
TrustedReviews suggests if users have received the link, quit the Messages app, delete the entire conversation thread using either the iPhone, iMac or MacBook.
It was seen that the chaiOS bug has the ability to crash the Messages app on iPhones. "My main objective was to reach out to Apple and say, 'Hey, you've been ignoring my bug reports.' I always report the bug before releasing something", the developer said.
Whilst the link is said not to cause any permanent damage the iOS devices, it is advised to not open link, as well as to forward on the message.
Performance updates from Intel chip fix
Another test that replicated online transactions at a stock brokerage disclosed a 4 percent slowdown . Intel has also followed up its initial desktop performance metrics with benchmarks for data center .
Meanwhile Buzzfeed reports that the text bomb affects all Apple devices running iOS 10 up to iOS iOS 11.2.5 beta.
"Nasty. But, thankfully, more of a nuisance than something that will lead to data being stolen from your computer or a malicious hacker being able to access your files".
Apple confirmed a fix is coming in a software update next week. At that point, Apple had issued a fix for the bug.
Norton returning to Seattle as defensive coordinator
He was subsequently hired by the 49ers last week as an assistant head coach before taking the job with Seattle. Mike Sullivan, the Giants' former offensive coordinator, is now the quarterbacks coach for the Denver Broncos.
The 50-year-old Big Little Lies star was spotted on set in full costume on Wednesday (January 17) in Los Angeles. Kristen Wiig is not only going to be starring in the show, but will also be an executive producer.
Responding to this, foreign ministry spokesperson HE Lulua al-Khater had told QNA that Qatar was closely monitoring the situation. The Ministry denounced the current escalation by Qatar, and called upon the country to abide by worldwide law and customs.
A 29 year-old woman who Donald Trump called "the best piece of tail" is among the White House best paid staffers on $179,700. But Trump accused Bannon of having "lost his mind" when news of his comments to Wolff surfaced earlier this month .
I suppose I should also mention that Trump now denies making the statements , but there is absolutely no reason to believe him. Jeff Flake, a Republican who said he heard it directly from attendees of the meeting although he was not there in person.
Kentucky is one of 22 states suing the Federal Communications Commission over its planned rollback of net neutrality changes. Virginia is just the next state to have a bill in the legislature forwarded regarding net neutrality laws.
Reports have come in from across the Great Lakes region, but so far, there no one can say where the possible meteor landed. Usually, during annual meteor showers, stargazers only see smaller dust particles burning up in the upper atmosphere.
A payment of that size would likely be the largest of its kind ever made, the Silicon Valley based company said in a statement . Reuters Breakingviews estimated that Apple could have increased usa headcount by 24,000 in the last five years.
Consumption and residential investment have been stronger than anticipated, reflecting strong employment growth. Up until a couple of weeks ago, many forecasters still had doubts that Poloz would raise the rate Wednesday.
This cable, called Havfrue - Danish for mermaid - will be built by TE SubCom and is expected to come online by the end of 2019. Google plans to commission the three subsea cables in 2019, the internet giant said in a blog post .
Arsenal are just short of matching Borussia Dortmund's asking price for Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this month. Mislinstat also wants to bring in Malcom from Bordeaux with Tottenham having stepped back from signing the Brazilian.
Australian Open tennis action
Struff looked good in his opening match and clearly has some shotmaking ability that's needed to counter somebody like Federer. The world No 2 and title favourite went unbroken in his 6-3 6-4 6-3 win on Rod Laver Arena in just one hour and 39 minutes.
I will break out soon… and kill more!
His 41-year-old wife, Janelle Marquez Monroy, an American citizen, faces life in prison if she is found guilty of assisting him. If the death penalty didn't work out, his maximum sentence would be life imprisonment.
Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan's death not suspicious
According to the managing director for Eleven Seven International, O'Riordan was looking forward to seeing him in the studio. The death is "not being treated as suspicious", the statement said, and the case has been given to the coroner's office.