Tag Archives: Hackers

Report: Apple hackers were Eastern European, not Chinese

As you may have heard, Apple, among other large companies were hacked earlier this week. It was later found that an online forum was partly to blame for the incident, and it was then assumed that hackers from China were responsible. However, today a new report is out via Bloomberg stating that actually it was hackers from Eastern European countries…

1 million iPhone and iPad UDIDs stolen from FBI

Okay, so the title is a little misleading. It was actually 1,000,001 iDevice identifiers (UDIDs) that were stolen. Digitaltrends is reporting that serial hackers, AntiSec, have stolen information from an FBI laptop. The computer itself is alleged to have had around 12 million UDIDs stored on it. Naturally, questions arise regarding why the FBI needs…

Hacker gained access to reporter’s iCloud account, thanks to Apple Support

Over the weekend a potential scary set of events occurred. Those you with your ears to the ground may have sensed some rumbling, but, it didn’t make major press until this morning. Former Gizmodo reporter, Mat Honan, had his iCloud account hacked. He discovered it when his iPhone ¬†rebooted back to the default setup screen for no apparent reason. Next,…