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Hackers threaten to remotely wipe iPhones unless Apple pays a ransom [Update] - Neowin;

Hackers threaten to remotely wipe iPhones unless Apple pays a ransom [Update] - Neowin

NeowinHackers threaten to remotely wipe iPhones unless Apple pays a ransom [Update]NeowinA group of hackers is blackmailing Apple, putting forth their intention to wipe millions of iPhones, including iCloud accounts, unless the company agrees to pay a ransom before April 7. According to a report by Motherboard, the cybercriminals identify ...and more »

Apple says its systems have not been breached as hackers threaten to wipe data from millions of iPhones - International Business Times UK;

Apple says its systems have not been breached as hackers threaten to wipe data from millions of iPhones - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKApple says its systems have not been breached as hackers threaten to wipe data from millions of iPhonesInternational Business Times UKApple said none of its systems have been breached as hackers threatened to wipe datd of millions of iCloud accounts in AprilTimothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images. Apple has responded to claims that a hacker group has gained access to hundreds of millions ...and more »

Apple denies iCloud security breach despite evidence from hackers - TNW;

Apple denies iCloud security breach despite evidence from hackers - TNW

TNWApple denies iCloud security breach despite evidence from hackersTNWThe iCloud saga continues as Apple has denied breach allegations made earlier this week by a hacking collective better known as Turkish Crime Family. The company further downplayed any threats that hundreds of millions iPhone devices could be at risk ...and more »

Apple denied it has been hacked after a gang of hackers tried to blackmail it for $100000 - Business Insider

Apple denied it has been hacked after a gang of hackers tried to blackmail it for $100000Business InsiderApple has denied that it has been hacked after a group of hackers attempted to blackmail the company into paying $100,000 (£79,000) in return for the deletion of what they claimed was customers' login information. Motherboard reported on Tuesday that a ...and more »

Apple denies iCloud hack threats, says systems remain secure - www.v3.co.uk

Apple denies iCloud hack threats, says systems remain securewww.v3.co.ukApple has deniedclaims by a Turkish hacking group that it has access to over 300 million iCloud email accounts and has the ability to remotely wipe them. The hackers, who identify themselves as the 'Turkish Crime Family', have been demanding that Apple ...and more »

Is your data safe on iCloud? Apple receives threat from hackers - Economic Times

Is your data safe on iCloud? Apple receives threat from hackersEconomic TimesSAN FRANCISCO: After a hacker or group of hackers threatened to remotely wipe data from millions of iPhones including photos, videos and messages, Apple has denied any such breach into iPhones. The hackers, who call themselves 'Turkish Crime ...and more »

Apple Says It Hasn't Been Hacked And That A Mass Phone Wipe Is Improbable - PYMNTS.com;

Apple Says It Hasn't Been Hacked And That A Mass Phone Wipe Is Improbable - PYMNTS.com

PYMNTS.comApple Says It Hasn't Been Hacked And That A Mass Phone Wipe Is ImprobablePYMNTS.comIt's been a strange few days for Apple. On Tuesday, reports emerged that a hacker group calling itself the “Turkish Crime Family” is claiming to have compromised hundreds of millions of iCloud and .mac accounts. Which is bad. Worse, however, is the ...and more »

Apple insists that Turks cannot bring down its cloud - Fudzilla (blog);

Apple insists that Turks cannot bring down its cloud - Fudzilla (blog)

Fudzilla (blog)Apple insists that Turks cannot bring down its cloudFudzilla (blog)Yesterday we ran a yarn where a bunch of Turkish hackers were blackmailing Apple for a comparatively small sum by threatening to delete hundreds of millions of iCloud accounts. Motherboard reported that a group calling itself the Turkish Crime Family ...and more »

Apple brushes off threat by hackers to erase millions of iPhones - The Drum;

Apple brushes off threat by hackers to erase millions of iPhones - The Drum

The DrumApple brushes off threat by hackers to erase millions of iPhonesThe DrumApple has dismissed out of hand unsubstantiated claims made by an unknown group of hackers who claim to have obtained access to hundreds of millions of iCloud accounts, pointing out that none of its systems had been breached. A group calling itself the ...and more »

Apple denies hackers holding millions of iPhones, iCloud accounts ransom - ComputerWeekly.com;

Apple denies hackers holding millions of iPhones, iCloud accounts ransom - ComputerWeekly.com

ComputerWeekly.comApple denies hackers holding millions of iPhones, iCloud accounts ransomComputerWeekly.comApple says none of its systems have been breached and denies that hackers are holding millions of iPhones and iCloud accounts to ransom. “There have not been any breaches in any of Apple's systems including iCloud and Apple ID,” the company said in a ...and more »

Apple responds to iCloud hack claims - MyBroadband;

Apple responds to iCloud hack claims - MyBroadband

MyBroadbandApple responds to iCloud hack claimsMyBroadbandApple has responded to claims from a hacking group calling themselves “Turkish Crime Family” who said they have the usernames and passwords of millions of iCloud and Apple accounts. “There have not been any breaches in any of Apple's systems, ...and more »

Hackers: We Will Remotely Wipe iPhones Unless Apple Pays Ransom - Myjoyonline.com;

Hackers: We Will Remotely Wipe iPhones Unless Apple Pays Ransom - Myjoyonline.com

Myjoyonline.comHackers: We Will Remotely Wipe iPhones Unless Apple Pays RansomMyjoyonline.comA hacker or group of hackers is apparently trying to extort Apple over alleged access to a large cache of iCloud and other Apple email accounts. The hackers, who identified themselves as 'Turkish Crime Family', demanded $75,000 in Bitcoin or Ethereum, ...and more »

Apple denies hacking threat to millions of iPhones - TechRadar;

Apple denies hacking threat to millions of iPhones - TechRadar

TechRadarApple denies hacking threat to millions of iPhonesTechRadarApple has denied that millions of iCloud accounts have been breached after a hacker group claimed it gained access to the company's various systems. In a statement to Fortune, an Apple spokesperson said that no systems, including iCloud and Apple ID, ...and more »

Apple denies breach after hackers threaten to wipe 600 million iCloud accounts - PCR-online.biz;

Apple denies breach after hackers threaten to wipe 600 million iCloud accounts - PCR-online.biz

PCR-online.bizApple denies breach after hackers threaten to wipe 600 million iCloud accountsPCR-online.bizClaims of an enormous hack at Apple have been refuted by the tech giant. A group of hackers yesterday announced that it would hold Apple to ransom after accessing more than 600 million iCloud accounts. However, an Apple spokesman has said that there ...and more »

Apple responds to ranson threat, claims it hasn't been hacked - TrustedReviews;

Apple responds to ranson threat, claims it hasn't been hacked - TrustedReviews

TrustedReviewsApple responds to ranson threat, claims it hasn't been hackedTrustedReviewsApple has responded to a threat from hackers to wipe more than 600 million iCloud accounts, claiming there have not been any breaches. According to a Motherboard report, the company was threatened by the "Turkish Crime Family" hacking group, which ...and more »

Hackers reportedly threaten millions of iCloud accounts - Gearbrain (blog);

Hackers reportedly threaten millions of iCloud accounts - Gearbrain (blog)

Gearbrain (blog)Hackers reportedly threaten millions of iCloud accountsGearbrain (blog)Apple hack Apple users once believed their devices were not hackable. This has never been true. But if you need any further evidence, hackers are now reportedly trying to hold Apple ransom saying they have access to more than 600 million icloud.com, ...and more »

Apple Denies iCloud Or Apple ID Breaches - Ubergizmo;

Apple Denies iCloud Or Apple ID Breaches - Ubergizmo

UbergizmoApple Denies iCloud Or Apple ID BreachesUbergizmoRecently it was reported that a group of hackers had threatened Apple that they would wipe millions of Apple devices if the company did not pony up a ransom. The group claims to have login credentials for a bunch of Apple services, although the report ...and more »

iCloud data safe, says Apple - IT-Online;

iCloud data safe, says Apple - IT-Online

IT-OnlineiCloud data safe, says AppleIT-OnlineApple has poured cold water on claims that up to 300-million iCloud accounts have been compromised. This follows reports that a group calling itself the Turkish Crime Family had gained information on 300-million Apple iCloud users. The group apparently ...and more »

Hackers threaten to wipe “hundreds of millions” of iPhones, Apple says they can't - Tech2;

Hackers threaten to wipe “hundreds of millions” of iPhones, Apple says they can't - Tech2

Tech2Hackers threaten to wipe “hundreds of millions” of iPhones, Apple says they can'tTech2A bunch of hackers calling themselves the “Turkish Crime Family” had threatened to wipe “hundreds of millions” of iPhones if Apple didn't pay them money. Apple calls their bluff. The hacker group claimed to have access to over 300 million Apple ...and more »

Hackers threaten Apple to wipe millions of iPhone, iCloud data - International Business Times AU;

Hackers threaten Apple to wipe millions of iPhone, iCloud data - International Business Times AU

International Business Times AUHackers threaten Apple to wipe millions of iPhone, iCloud dataInternational Business Times AUThe Apple logo is seen on the facade of the new Apple Store in Paris, France, January 5, 2017. Reuters/Charles Platiau. Apple has responded to the hackers who are allegedly trying to extort the company. The hackers, who call themselves the Turkish ...and more »