Apple will add ‘lockdown’ protection to iPhones, iPads and Macs

Apple will add ‘lockdown’ protection to iPhones, iPads and Macs

CUPERTINO, Calif. — Apple said it would roll out a “lockdown” option for iPhones, iPads and Mac computers meant to protect against spyware unleashed by state-sponsored hackers – though enabling that protection will also make these devices less useful. The backup announced Wednesday is a tacit acknowledgment that even Apple – the world’s most valuable … Read more

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

HONG KONG– Hackers claim to have obtained a trove of data on 1 billion Chinese people from a Shanghai police database in a leak that, if confirmed, could be one of the world’s biggest data breaches. ‘story. In a post on online hacking forum Breach Forums last week, someone using the handle “ChinaDan” offered to … Read more

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

Alleged Chinese police database hack leaks billion-dollar data

HONG KONG– Hackers claim to have obtained a trove of data on 1 billion Chinese people from a Shanghai police database in a leak that, if confirmed, could be one of the world’s biggest data breaches ‘story. In a post on online hacking forum Breach Forums last week, someone using the handle “ChinaDan” offered to … Read more