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Apple not encrypting email attachments in iOS 7, study says
Apple not encrypting email attachments in iOS 7, study says

Apple's Mail app in iOS 7 is failing to encrypt email attachments, leaving user data vulnerable to hackers, a recent study found. Andreas Kurtz, a security researcher, posted his findings online, saying Apple's email app in the latest version of its iPhone and iPad software is not securing files that are attached to emails. This makes the files readily available to anyone with the proper software.  The researcher said he confirmed this by trying out a method on email stored in an iPhone 4 running the latest version of iOS 7. He said he was able to find the device's email attachments unprotected, and he said he later confirmed the process on an iPhone 5s and an...

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