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The Apple Vision Pro has already been hacked

Within a day after the release of the Apple Vision Pro, a security researcher claims to have created a kernel exploit for visionOS, opening the way towards a potential jailbreak and malware creation.

A forced restart of the Apple Vision Pro [x/0xjprx]
A forced restart of the Apple Vision Pro [x/0xjprx]

The first releases of new hardware is often accompanied by a gold rush of security researchers and malware developers working to break the operating system. Just as jailbreak makers try to break iOS, people are already causing security problems for the Apple Vision Pro.

In a late Friday tweet by MIT Microarchitectural Security PHD student Joseph Ravichandran, it is claimed that a kernel exploit has been made for the Apple Vision Pro, potentially the first ever publicly discovered.

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