Fell quite behind on this one, here it is.
Phone &iPod Touch - Remote arbritary code execution
Reference : [GSEC-TZO-45-2009] - iPhone remote arbritary code execution
WWW : http://www.g-sec.lu/iphone-remote-code-exec.html
CVE : CVE-2009-1698
BID : 35318
Credit : http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639
Discovered by : Thierry Zoller
Affected products :
- iPhone OS 1.x through 2.2.1
- iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.x through 2.2.1
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IV. Proof of concept
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