Apple suffers unprecedented leak as crucial iOS source code hits GitHub
Apple’s tight grip on its code has suffered a devastating blow as confidential iOS source code gets posted on GitHub.
The leaked iOS code is that of ‘iBoot’ which ensures a secure boot and is one of the most sensitive parts of the system. Its purpose is to load the kernel and verify everything is signed by Apple before it’s executed.
In fact, bugs in the boot process are such a concern that Apple values them at ~$200,000 as part of