Discover all the security risks and exploits that can threaten
iOS-based mobile devices
iOS is Apple's mobile operating system for the iPhone and iPad.
With the introduction of iOS5, many security issues have come to
light. This book explains and discusses them all. The award-winning
author team, experts in Mac and iOS security, examines the
vulnerabilities and the internals of iOS to show how attacks can be
mitigated. The book explains how the operating system works, its
overall security architecture, and the security risks associated
with it, as well as exploits, rootkits, and other payloads
developed for it.
- Covers iOS security architecture, vulnerability hunting,
exploit writing, and how iOS jailbreaks work
- Explores iOS enterprise and encryption, code signing and memory
protection, sandboxing, iPhone fuzzing, exploitation, ROP payloads,
and baseband attacks
- Also examines kernel debugging and exploitation
- Companion website includes source code and tools to facilitate
iOS Hacker's Handbook arms you with the tools needed to
identify, understand, and foil iOS attacks.