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zero-day ios homekit vulnerability allowed remote access to smart accessories including locks, fix rolling out

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zero-day ios homekit vulnerability allowed remote access to smart accessories including locks, fix rolling out

a homekit vulnerability in the current version of ios 11.2 has been demonstrated to 9to5mac that allows unauthorized control of accessories including smart locks and garage door openers. our understanding is apple has rolled out a server-side fix that now prevent unauthorized access from occurring while limiting some functionality, and an update to ios 11.2 coming next week will restore that full functionality.9to5mac happy hourthe vulnerability, which we won’t describe in detail and was difficult to reproduce, allowed unauthorized control of homekit-connected accessories including smart lights, thermostats, and plugs.the most serious ramification of this vulnerability prior to the fix is unauthorized remote control of smart locks and c...