Tag: Hack

Apple says no customer information involved in hack by Australian teen

Apple on Friday commented on recent revelations that an Australian teen gained unauthorized access to its corporate computer network, saying the hack did not compromise customer data despite reports claiming… Read more »

Apple disputes claims of iOS ‘vulnerability’ to brute force passcode hack

Apple on Saturday responded to reports suggesting a security researcher had discovered a simple to execute bypass to iOS passcode protections, saying the supposed vulnerability is in fact the result… Read more »

Third person linked to 2014 iCloud hack that exposed explicit images of dozens of celebrities

A third person has been charged in the iCloud and Gmail hack that exposed explicit photos of dozens of celebrities in 2014. According to Deadline, a Chicago man agreed to… Read more »

Apple AirPort not on latest ‘Vault 7’ list of gear susceptible to factory firmware hack by CIA

The latest dump of "leaked" documents from WikiLeaks reportedly from the CIA details the "Cherry Blossom" firmware modification program, which allowed intelligence agencies to change firmware in a networking company’s… Read more »

iPhone Hack Answered Questions About San Bernardino Attack But Generated No New Leads

Breaking into the iPhone of San Bernardino shooter Syed Farook yielded no new leads in the FBI’s investigation, but it did help answer remaining questions about the attack, reports CNN…. Read more »

OS X Lion Raises Bar on security, however Battery Firmware Vulnerability Surfaces

The Register reviews on one of the crucial new security improvements in OS X Lion, with researchers calling the adjustments a “major overhaul” that goes far past the minor safety… Read more »

Vulnerability exposes Apple MacBook batteries to ‘bricking,’ malware

One prominent security researcher has discovered a vulnerability within the batteries of Apple’s MacBook line of moveable computer systems that could permit hackers to smash the batteries or install malware… Read more »

iOS four.3.2 Untethered Jailbreak still imaginable by the use of i0n1c’s exploit?

iPhone hacker Comex, who was behind standard jailbreak instruments such as Spirit and JailbreakMe believes that untethered jailbreak on iOS 4.three.2 would possibly nonetheless be that you can think of… Read more »

brand new iMacs for $1049; iPhone 5 in China by way of October; jailbreak-less iPhone release

AppleInsider sponsor MacMall on Tuesday once more teamed with eBay to supply readers a killer deal on Apple’s three.06GHz 21.5-inch iMac, selling model new units for $1,048.ninety nine whereas provides… Read more »