Safari bug could lure iOS 5 users to malicious Web sites | Apple, Mac, iOS4, iPad, iPhone and (in)security... | Scoop.it

A hole in Apple's mobile Safari can be exploited to display a different URL in the address field than the Web site being viewed in the browser. 

 

Users of iOS 5 users, beware a security flaw in Safari that can be used to trick you into visiting potentially malicious Web sites.


Discovered earlier this month by Germany security firm MajorSecurity, the vulnerability could allow cybercriminals to spoof the URL displayed in the browser, trapping users at the wrong sites.