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This video could make your iPhone unusable -

A video hosted on a Russian-based social network is appearing to cause Apple devices to crash. Reports suggest that the three-second video, which can be played in Safari, causes iPhones and other Apple devices to slow down and eventually temporarily ...and more »

This 5-second video will crash your iPhone - The Verge

Apple's iOS software quality is being called into question again this week, following the discovery of a five-second video that will force an iPhone to lock up and freeze. Reddit users discovered the bug yesterday, and all an iPhone user needs to do is ...and more »

Maliciously crafted video can freeze your iOS device - Engadget

If you thought last year's iOS text crash bug was a headache, you'd better brace yourself. EverythingApplePro and other users have confirmed that at least one maliciously crafted video is guaranteed to trigger a memory leak and freeze iOS devices, even ...and more »

There's another malicious link floating around that will cause any iOS device to freeze & require a hard reset - 9 to 5 Mac

Every so often, a weird bug related to iOS will emerge that causes some sort of temporary misbehaving for users affected by it. For instance, nearly two years ago the infamous “effective power” bug took the internet by storm, and we've seen various ...and more »

iPhone text crash bugs and what to do if your iPhone or Mac is hit - Macworld UK

Beware! There are symbols out there that could crash your iPhone, iPad and Mac. We tell you how to avoid iPhone text crash bugs and what to do if you get caught out. By Karen Haslam | 5 hours ago. Beware! If you open a text, tweet, or email with a ...and more »

Malicious Video Link Causes iOS Devices to Freeze, Requiring a Hard Reset - Mac Rumors

A malicious video link that when played in Safari causes iOS devices to crash has been discovered this morning. Playing the MP4 video in question through Safari appears to have no effect at first, but gradually the operating system slows down before it ...and more »

Devices running on iOS suffer higher failure rate than Android: Report - The Indian Express

Newer Apple smartphones and tablets are less reliable than their Android counterparts, according to a recent report by mobile diagnostics firm Blancco Technology Group. Blancco's Q3 'State of Mobile Device Performance Health Report' suggests that ...and more »

iPhone video bug crashes any Apple phone - here's how to protect yourself -

There's a new iPhone-killer on the loose, and it comes in the form of a video that can crash most of Apple's phones. Playing the malicious video, which is circulating online, in Safari causes iPhones to slow down to a crawl until they stop working ...and more »

iPhone 'prank' video crashes Apple smartphones - The Guardian

The bug affects smartphones from the iPhone 4 to the iPhone 7. Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian. A link to a video, which when watched slows down any iPhone until it crashes, is being used as the latest iPhone crash prank. The video from the ...and more »

Malicious link to video causes iPhones to crash - IT PRO

A link to a short video could cause an iPhone or iPad to become unusable and eventually crash. Playing a mp4 video in Safari on any iOS device will cause the device to slow down and then freeze in about 30 seconds. The video itself is hosted on a ...and more »