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Apr 24, 2014 - 05:15 PM EDT — AAPL: 567.77 (+43.02, +8.2%) | NASDAQ: 4148.338 (+21.372, +0.52%)

Tag: crime

  1. Millions of Android devices vulnerable to ‘Heartbleed’ Bug

    Millions of Google Android devices have the Heartbleed software bug…

  2. Apple’s iOS, OS X don’t have Heartbleed bug but Android and BlackBerry’s BBM do

    iOS and OS X users can breathe a sigh of relief with the knowledge…

  3. Apple on ‘Heartbleed’ bug: iPhone, iPad, Mac and iCloud unaffected

    Apple takes security very seriously. iOS and OS X never incorporated the vulnerable software…

  4. What to do about Heartbleed, a gaping security hole affecting 66 percent of the Internet (at least)

    There’s a security flaw in one of the basic encryption tools…

  5. Android apps booby-trapped to mine virtual cash

    Android apps that have been downloaded millions of times…

  6. Good Samaritan chases down ‘scum of the earth’ who punched boy, stole his Apple iPad

    A violent robbery involving an 8-year-old boy had some people shaking their heads…

  7. Thieves stealing €70,000 of Apple products out of the back of a truck – at full speed on German autobahn

    Some ‘James Bond’ thievery was reported in Germany…

  8. Apple products made up more than 18% of all New York City grand larcenies

    New York City became a much safer place in the past 12 years…

  9. Two iPod packages at two different Target stores – both full of erasers?

    A bookie might have given long odds on this one…

  10. Yet again this year, the only tech worth stealing is Apple’s

    As I have pointed out in years past…

  11. SEC charges former Microsoft manager, friend with insider trading

    The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday charged…

  12. Apple Retail Store in Berlin hit by smash-and-grab; display merchandise stolen

    An Apple Retail Store located in Kurfürstendamm, Berlin was the site…

  13. San Francisco District Attorney to Apple: Enable Activation Lock on every iPhone by default

    San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón released survey results…

  14. Man arrested in copper theft at Apple’s ‘spaceship’ campus site

    A Belmont man was arrested Saturday in the theft of copper pipes and wiring…

  15. Apple’s ‘Find my Mac’ helps police arrest two murder suspects

    The first big break in the case came in the form of a single keystroke…

  16. New York City Council considers pawn shop bill to fight surging iPhone thefts

    The Council held a hearing Monday on a bill that would require second hand dealers…

  17. Woman says photos of iPhone thief’s family showing up on her iCloud Photo Stream

    A Houston woman doesn’t know where her iPhone is, but…

  18. ID theft ring scammed thousands of iPhones from Apple, Verizon, AT&T, Best Buy, and Radio Shack

    In a new twist on identify theft fraud, a Michigan operation allegedly…

  19. U.S. Feds launch predator app on Apple’s iTunes App Store to catch child sex criminals

    U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Thursday that it has launched…

  20. Security researcher: Thieves may chop off iPhone 5s owners’ fingertips to gain access

    Apple launched its iPhone 5S, which includes the Touch ID feature…

  21. Apple’s ‘Find My iPhone’ app catches would-be rapist in less than an hour

    A would-be rapist was arrested in under an hour thanks to

  22. Thief breaks into wireless store, steals several iPhones, leaves his own Samsung Galaxy behind

    The police allege that Travis Montgomery Snyder, 25, took to a glass case…

  23. How an Apple iPad and a generous stranger changed a boy’s life

    The boy had his custom-app–packed Apple iPad stolen…

  24. U.S. officials call on Apple, other mobile device makers to help stop smartphone theft

    San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman…

  25. Teen dies, run over trying to hold onto iPad during theft

    It’s a natural instinct to resist if someone tries to steal something out of your hand…