Apple complains against Corellium, for copyright infringement

Corellium also called by developers, the Future of iOS Kernel Research & Jailbreaking. Virtualized iPhone Hardware. Apple statements say Corellium’s business is based entirely on commercializing the illegal replication of the copyrighted operating system IOS and applications that run on Apple’s iPhone, iPad, and other Apple devices. 

The product Corellium offers is a “virtual” version of Apple mobile hardware products, accessible to anyone with a web browser. Specifically, Corellium serves up what it touts as a perfect digital facsimile of a broad range of Apple’s market-leading devices recreating with fastidious attention to detail, not just the way the operating system and applications appear visually, but also the underlying computer code. Corellium does so with no license or permission from Apple.

Apple complains against Corellium, for copyright infringement
Apple complains against Corellium, for copyright infringement

Apple also related the Corellium platform use for jailbreak and exploit new vulnerabilities on iOS. Apple suing corellium, can make it stronger not only the company, the involved people, their history and their business is likely a mistake because Streisand effect – make them more popular, Loss of goodwill from many security researchers that don’t like companies suing and the genie is out of the bottle anyway – there are players that have the code now and they will be able to use it.

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