Apple is working hard to fight the hacking of its In-App Purchase program for iOS. So far though, the company's attempts have not deterred Russian developer Alexey Borodin who apparently wants Cupertino to fix the underlying problem rather than just trying to block his in-appstore.com service.
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Apple is investigating the hacking of its In-App Purchase program for iOS. The hacker, Alexey Borodin, has also come forward to say that iOS app developers can't use receipts to protect their apps and that Apple is transmitting user credentials in clear text.
If you're an iOS app developer who uses Apple's In-App Purchase program, you may want to protect your work. A new hack that does not require first jailbreaking the device lets users circumvent the in-app payment process.
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