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asked 07 Apr '11, 17:43

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Some repo's/sources contain pirate software/cracked apps and as such cannot be verified by Cydia and should not be touched, the warning is there for a reason choose wisely.

(07 Apr '11, 17:46) Bornsrvr Bornsrvr's gravatar image

Because anyone can put anything on there basically. The internet is a wild place, it's all at your own risk. :P

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answered 07 Apr '11, 17:45

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It's just a matter of time before somebody writes a neat little app that grabs all your personal data from various apps (online banking for instance) and uploads it to a thief, all while letting you play a game or do some "useful" function in the foreground. Then they'd just need to host it on a repo somewhere and get people to download it.

(07 Apr '11, 22:13) Pepper ♦ Pepper's gravatar image

Bit of a give away what type of repo's you are adding or thinking of adding, alot of repos have obviously been identified as hosting cracked apps, so you are just being informed of this by Cydia, it doesn't stop you from adding what you want, it's just letting you know.

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answered 07 Apr '11, 17:56

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ive been wondering what are some good sources to add for more themes and tweaks? obviously im trying to be legit here, not any pirate sources plz

(07 Apr '11, 23:38) cybr1d ♦ cybr1d's gravatar image
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