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Chinese Apple iOS Users Targeting By New WireLurker Malware
Friday, November 7th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – A new security threat has been detected, affecting Chinese iOS device users through USB connections from OS X systems. The software, WireLurker, was discovered on Wednesday by security firm Palo Alto Networks, reports the New York...

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Chinese Government Reportedly Hacking Chinese User’s iCloud Accounts
Friday, October 24th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Chinese Apple user’s iCloud accounts are reportedly being hacked from none other than their own government. Non-profit organization Great Fire claimed that Chinese authorities were using a man-in-the-middle attack to gain usernames and passwords, as well...

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Apple Boosts Privacy Measures In iOS 8
Thursday, September 18th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Apple is beefing up its security measures in its newest operating system, iOS 8. According to ZDNet, the tech giant is improving its privacy measures in order to prevent government agencies from reading customers personal data....

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Apple To Begin Storing Chinese Data on China Telecom Servers
Friday, August 15th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Apple has announced plans to begin storing its Chinese user’s data on China Telecom servers, making this the first time the tech giant has stored data in the country. According to CNet, the decision to keep...

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Chinese Officials Ban The Purchase of Apple Products From Government Agencies
Thursday, August 7th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) –  Chinese officials have prohibited government agencies from purchasing Apple products due to security concerns brought on by Edward Snowden’s spying revelations last year. Ten Apple products, including various versions of the iPad and MacBook, were excluded...

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Apple Denies Use of Hidden iOS Backdoors
Thursday, July 24th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Apple has released a statement concerning the allegations of a forensics expert who claims there is a “backdoor” installed on every iOS device that allows the company to collect users data. “As we have said before,...

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Apple Announces New Board Member, Susan Wagner
Friday, July 18th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – On Thursday Apple announced that its longest serving board member of 17 years, Bill Campbell, would be retiring. “Over the past 17 years, it’s been exciting to watch history unfold as Apple emerged as the premier...

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Apple Asks Courts To Ban The Sale Of Infringing Samsung Devices
Monday, May 26th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Apple has asked a California court to ban the sale of Samsung devices that were found to infringe three of Apple’s patents. Apple’s request, filed in U.S District Court for the Northern District of California San...

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Tech Companies To Notify Users Of Government Data Requests
Friday, May 2nd, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Some of the biggest technology companies are putting an end to complying with government requests concerning customer’s personal data by updating their policies. According to the Washington Post, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, and Google will be changing...

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Apple CFO To Retire, Maestri Named Successor
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Apple’s Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President, Peter Oppenheimer, will retire at the end of September, ending his 18 year career at the Cupertino, California based company. Luca Maestri, current VP of Finance and Corporate...

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