Fatal date 01/01/1970 threatens Apple devices via Wi-Fi networks
Fatal date 01/01/1970 threatens Apple devices via Wi-Fi networks

Fatal date 01/01/1970 threatens Apple devices via Wi-Fi networks

Роковая дата 01.01.1970 угрожает устройствам Apple через сети Wi-Fi Owners of iPhone or iPad devices with 64-bit processors with a system upgrade to iOS 9.3 should forget about the unfortunate “January 01, 1970” vulnerability that turns these devices into bricks. However, as security experts from PacketSled found out, the problem has not been completely resolved and, despite the fact that the user can no longer manually set the critical date, attackers are able to bring apple technology out of standing by connecting them to fake Wi-Fi access points. it is enough for hackers to create their access point, give it a name that repeats the name of a well-known public Wi-Fi network, for example, a network of fast food restaurants, and also set the ill-fated date of January 1, 1970 on an NTP server. As you know, mobile devices automatically connect to Wi-Fi networks if the user has already visited the institution and used their Internet. When connected to a false access point, the iPhone or iPad immediately synchronizes the time, after which the device turns into a \

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