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Apple Takes A Stand For User Privacy

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 09.18.2014 | Technology

Apple unveiled a host of new privacy features Wednesday night and said it would not unlock encrypted iPhones and iPads for law enforcement under most ...

Apple Just Randomly Beefs Up iCloud Security After Massive Celeb Photo Hack

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford and Kerry Flynn | Posted 09.17.2014 | Technology

Once Kirsten Dunst is on your case, it's time to make some changes. Apple announced Tuesday that it has improved the security of its iCloud storag...

Apple To Strengthen iCloud Security In Wake Of Hacking Scandal

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.04.2014 | Technology

Apple is planning to increase security of its iCloud service by adding alerts, company CEO Tim Cook told The Wall Street Journal on Thursday. Cook...

The 1 Security Measure iPhone Owners Need To Take

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.27.2014 | Technology

Early Tuesday, a number of Australian iPhone and iPad owners awoke to find their devices locked, with an alert asking for $50 to $100 to give access b...

If You Use A Mac, Download This Update Now

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 03.05.2014 | Technology

Apple finally released an update to OS X on Tuesday, four days after a security flaw in its systems was pointed out. The security hole allows hack...

The Apple Security Hole Keeps Getting Worse

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 02.26.2014 | Technology

Apple's security hole is growing wider and wider. The company divulged on Friday that it found a major vulnerability that would let a hacker interc...

Apple's Security Bug Is Worse Than You Think

Forbes | Posted 02.25.2014 | Technology

First, Apple revealed a critical bug in its implementation of  encryption in iOS, requiring an emergency patch. Then researchers found the same bug i...

Apple Working On Fix For Security Hole

appleinsider.com | Posted 03.22.2013 | Technology

The vulnerability, exposed earlier on Friday, allows malicious users to reset the Apple ID and iCloud passwords of others using only the victim's emai...

Apple Drops Widely Used Software Over Security Risks

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2012 | Technology

BOSTON (Reuters) - Apple Inc is removing old versions of Oracle Corp's Java software from Internet browsers on the computers of its customers when the...

After Dramatic Hack, Apple Tightens Security For Users

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 08.08.2012 | Technology

Apple has announced that it is temporarily changing the way its users can reset their Apple ID passwords, following the notable hacking of a prominent...

How Apple And Amazon Led To An Epic Hacking

www.wired.com | Posted 10.07.2012 | Technology

In the space of one hour, my entire digital life was destroyed. First my Google account was taken over, then deleted. Next my Twitter account was comp...

Security Company Makes Dark Prediction About iPhone's Future

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.16.2012 | Technology

iPhone users beware! Security company Kaspersky Lab expects the iPhone and iPad to be infected by malware within the next year. While analyzing sec...

Mac Security Error Exposes Encrypted Data

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.07.2012 | Technology

A security flaw rolled out with Apple's latest update to Mac OS X Lion, version 10.7.3, may expose file passwords thought to be protected via Apple's ...

Security Firm: Microsoft Ahead Of Apple

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.26.2012 | Technology

Look out, Apple. Eugene Kaspersky is calling you out. The founder and CEO of Kaspersky Labs spoke with Computer Business Review (CBR) about Apple's...

Security Companies: Apple Products Surprisingly Vulnerable

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.20.2012 | Technology

Alright, Apple fans, it's time to face the truth: Your Macs aren't as safe as you might think. According to PCWorld, a report recently released by ...

Gerry Smith

After Apple Punishes Researcher, A Complex Relationship Is Tested

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 11.16.2011 | Technology

For years, they have been partners in the struggle for better cybersecurity. Security researchers, known as "white hat" hackers, have found flaws i...

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Apple Punishes Researcher For Finding Potential Security Flaw

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 01.08.2012 | Technology

In the cybersecurity world, most hackers fall into two categories. "Black hats" exploit flaws to cause chaos. "White hats" report flaws so they can be...

Apple Seeks New Security Manager

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.07.2011 | Technology

Lose an iPhone prototype once, shame on you. Lose an iPhone prototype twice, and you may need to tighten security. That's apparently what's on App...

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Apple Laptop Flaw Found In Unlikely Place

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 09.21.2011 | Technology

A security researcher claims to have found a new security flaw in Apple laptops that could allow hackers to ruin laptop batteries, infect them with ma...

REPORT: Your iPhone's ID May Expose Your Identity

The Huffington Post | Thomas Houston | Posted 07.10.2011 | Technology

More privacy concerns for iPhone users. Researcher Aldo Cortesi has found a security flaw in iOS apps that makes it possible to connect the device'...

Future Apple Devices Could Thwart Thieves

AppleInsider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office this week revealed a patent application from Apple entitled "Systems and Methods for Identifying Unauthorized Use...

Apple Security Breach Could Give Complete Access To Your iPhone, iPad

AP/Huffington Post | JUERGEN BAETZ | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

BERLIN -- Several versions of Apple's iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch have potentially serious security problems, a German government agency said in an o...

Apple The New Leader In Software Vulnerability

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apple may have dethroned Microsoft as the world's biggest tech company, but it has also taken the top spot as the company with the most software secur...

Apple's Culture Of Secrecy: High Security, Lawsuits, Misinformation

New York Times | BRAD STONE and ASHLEE VANCE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO -- Apple is one of the world's coolest companies. But there is one cool-company trend it has rejected: chatting with the world through b...