Worm in apple

Discussion in 'Technology' started by DinoFlintstone, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. DinoFlintstone

    DinoFlintstone "There can be only one!"

    BBC NEWS | Technology | Worm attack bites at Apple iPhone

    The first worm to infect the Apple iPhone has been discovered spreading "in the wild" in Australia.
    The self-propagating program changes the phone's wallpaper to a picture of 80s singer Rick Astley with the message "ikee is never going to give you up".




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  2. Nevyrmoore

    Nevyrmoore AKA Ass-Bandit

    Interesting, but did we really need a reference video of the singer, Dino?
     
  3. TheMaster

    TheMaster Registered Member

    Hah. Atleast this guys got a sense of humour :)
     
  4. PretzelCorps

    PretzelCorps Registered Member

    :lol: How insightful of them to pick up on that; I never would have made the connection, myself.
     
  5. jungle

    jungle New Member

    Interesting, good thing this guy didn't make it harmful. He teaches a lesson to idiots. Anyone would have to make several bad decisions before it could even end up on their phone.

    The whole rick astley thing is bizzare to me.
     
  6. Airfield

    Airfield Registered Member

    Haha, this makes me feel paranoid somehow.
     
  7. DinoFlintstone

    DinoFlintstone "There can be only one!"

  8. Impact

    Impact Registered Member V.I.P. Lifetime

  9. DinoFlintstone

    DinoFlintstone "There can be only one!"

    Or stick him in jail and ban him from using such technology for life, like they do with some hackers. :rolleyes:
     

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