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Your iPhone has been taken hostage. Pay $100 ransom to get it back


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#1 NickAu

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Posted 30 May 2014 - 12:05 AM

 

A large number of people, mostly located in Australia, are reporting they have come under an unexplained attack that holds their iPhones and iPads hostage and demands they pay a $100 ransom

http://arstechnica.com/security/2014/05/your-iphone-has-been-taken-hostage-pay-100-ransom-to-get-it-back/



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#2 Grinler

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Posted 30 May 2014 - 09:53 AM

Appears to be from weak passwords on iCloud or hackers using passwords from other user dumps of other hacked sites.




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