Why is Apple afraid of forcing users to reset their passwords? - TNW

How much is your data worth to Apple? That's the question hacking collective Turkish Crime Family seems to be asking by blackmailing Apple to pay thousands of dollars or have millions of iCloud accounts wiped remotely. The story started a few days ago, ...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 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 denied the massive iCloud hack (but you should still change your password) - BGR

A hacker group claiming to have access to hundreds of millions of iCloud accounts threatened to remotely wipe iPhones associated to these accounts unless Apple pays a ransom amounting to up to $100,000 in cryptocurrency or iTunes gift cards. Just as we ...and more »

Apple denies iCloud security breach despite evidence from hackers [Updated] - TNW

The 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 acquires iPhone and iPad automation app Workflow - Fast Company

The app allows users to combine functions and commands within and between apps to automate tasks. TechCrunch confirmed the deal, and shortly later the app makers released the statement: "We are thrilled to be joining Apple. We've worked closely with ...and more »

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

SAN 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 has not been hacked - Fast Company

Yesterday a report from Motherboard made the rounds saying Turkish hackers had infiltrated Apple's systems and obtained the user details of up to 627 million iCloud, Mobile Me, and dotmac email users. The hackers reportedly told Apple they would ...and more »

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

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

Apple 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 »

Hacker Group Blackmails Apple - CCM

A hacker group is reportedly demanding money to delete a list of 500 million stolen iCloud login details. (CCM) — Apple has denied that its systems have been compromised after a hacker group calling itself the "Turkish Crime Family" claimed to have ...and more »