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May 26, 2017 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 153.61 (-0.26, -0.17%) | NASDAQ: 6210.19 (+4.94, +0.08%)

Tag: crime

  1. Florida judge orders reality TV actress to unlock Apple iPhone in ‘sextortion’ case

    A reality TV actress accused in an extortion case involving sex videos must give up her iPhone password…

  2. Miami sextortion case asks if a suspect can be forced to hand over Apple iPhone password

    Next week, a local judge in Miami-Dade County, Florida, is expected to issue a key ruling…

  3. Teenage cyber hacker Adam Mudd jailed for global attacks

    A computer hacker has been jailed for two years for masterminding global online attacks…

  4. Thief dresses up as Target worker, steals $40,000 worth of iPhones; still at large (security camera images)

    Detectives in Virginia are looking for a woman who disguised herself as a Target employee…

  5. Fraudster who made millions illegally shipping Apple products to the Middle East sentenced to five years in U.S. federal prison

    A Seattle-area fraudster who made millions illegally shipping Apple products to the Middle East…

  6. How to protect your Apple iCloud account from hackers

    There’s more than enough reason to exercise caution…

  7. How to protect your iCloud account, as some hacked credentials confirmed valid

    While the available evidence suggests that hackers have not gained direct access to more than 600 million…

  8. Prosecutors extracting data from more than 100 locked phones seized during Inauguration Day arrests

    Prosecutors are extracting data from more than 100 locked cell phones seized during arrests…

  9. Apple: ‘Turkish Crime Family’ hackers did not breach iCloud, usernames and passwords likely obtained from compromised third-parties

    Apple is reassuring customers that its systems have not been breached while a hacker, or hackers…

  10. Hackers threaten to wipe millions of iPhones and iCloud accounts if Apple doesn’t pay up by April 7th

    A hacker or group of hackers is apparently trying to extort Apple over alleged access to a large cache of iCloud…

  11. Apple MacBook Pro takes a bullet for man, saves his life at Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

    A man’s Macbook Pro laptop saved his life when a bullet fired by a maniac…

  12. Amazon Echo murder case spotlights question of what ‘always on’ actually means

    Some people have wondered if smart speakers like Amazon’s Echo devices, or its closest contender…

  13. Apple finance manager ‘stabbed to death by husband on Christmas Eve’

    An Apple finance manager was fatally stabbed by her husband on Christmas Eve at their San Jose home…

  14. Four arrested after vehicle smashes into Palo Alto Apple Store in brazen heist

    Police have arrested four suspects after a team of thieves brazenly invaded a Peninsula Apple Store…

  15. Foxconn manager indicted for stealing 5,700 iPhones, worth $1.56 million

    A former senior manager at Taiwan’s technology giant Foxconn has been indicted for stealing and selling 5,700 iPhones…

  16. Malware is making ATMs spit cash

    Hacks of banks’ centralized systems had made groups of machines issue cash simultaneously…

  17. Google attempts to defend Android in European Commission antitrust case

    The Commission is focusing on three potentially illegal practices…

  18. New scam: Student puts $1,762 on iTunes cards to pay IRS

    Maggie Passino, 20, received a string of frantic calls on her first day of college that scared her into throwing away $1,762 in savings…

  19. Apple patent application reveals iPhone security feature that records fingerprints of thieves

    Being the leading portable devices company in the world, Apple is constantly advancing new security features…

  20. Apple and Netflix customers are being targeted in fake invoice e-mail scam

    Apple customers are being targeted in a series of new scams involving invoices containing…

  21. Samsung Pay flaw lets thieves remotely collect credit card credentials

    Samsung Pay’s legacy point-of-sale system compatibility mode may be insecure, as a token theft…

  22. New York governor bars sex offenders from playing Pokémon Go

    The directive applies to nearly 3,000 Level One, Two, and Three sex offenders currently on parole…

  23. Officials charge six people in attempted fraud at Chicago-area Apple stores

    Six people from New York state have been charged in ‘an organized criminal enterprise’ during which fraudulent transactions…

  24. Middle-aged man caught using an Apple Store Mac to peruse porn

    A middle-aged man has been caught casually browsing an X-rated website on a public computer….

  25. Pokémon GO could be Apple Watch’s killer app

    Thanks to Pikachu and Co., millions of users are willing to overlook the crude interface and repetitive gameplay as they wander…

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