Yep, correct. I should have stressed that the apps/programs crash and not the OS. I only know a few people that have received these messages as SMS from "friends". The early advice was to ask the sender to flood you with clean texts whereas an easier option is to open the address book and send a really long message to the sender (I guess you need to ask him not to send it again though).
The apple forum is now down. No idea if this is due to people posting the code or not.
There is a picture say "we'll be back soon- we are busy updating apple support communities for you and will be back shortly".
Do they take the whole forum down vey often?
Hmnnn... seems I cant post a link to another well known apple forum
firefox doesn't crash though
Are reporting that plain text can crash any iProduct and Mac not running iOS7 or Mavericks.
It's gonna be a choppy out there for the next couple of days.
PS there is a link to the text - just don't try to view it on any older OSes
It looks like even changing a ssid to the text will...
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