If you happen to be on an iOS device right now, there’s a little demo you can use to see this thing in action. Just click here and then click the demo button and you can see the spoofing. I suppose this would also serve as a way to see if you’re affected if you happen to be running an older version of iOS, which the spoof may or may not affect.
In the meantime, it might be best to avoid entering your Social Security number on a webpage with a mobile device. Then again, that might be a good thing to avoid in general.
- iOS 5 has some issues with battery life
- Also a secret autocorrect keyboard bar
- The best, most harmless kind of spoofing