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Man Accused Of Stealing 100,000 Email Addresses From iPads Will Be Sentenced

Man Accused Of Stealing 100,000 Email Addresses From iPads Will Be Sentenced | Apple, Mac, iOS4, iPad, iPhone and (in)security... | Scoop.it
NEWARK, New Jersey (AP) — A man convicted of illegally gaining access to AT&T's servers and stealing more than 100,000 email addresses of iPad users is facing sentencing.
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The former Arkansas resident was convicted in November of identity theft and conspiracy to gain unauthorized access to computers. Prosecutors are seeking a sentence of 33 to 41 months. Auernheimer's attorney says his client should receive probation.


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Microsoft links Mac Defender to Windows scareware campaign

Microsoft links Mac Defender to Windows scareware campaign | Apple, Mac, iOS4, iPad, iPhone and (in)security... | Scoop.it
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Warning issued about another free Apple product scam

Warning issued about another free Apple product scam | Apple, Mac, iOS4, iPad, iPhone and (in)security... | Scoop.it
Sophos is cautioning smartphone users about bogus text messages offering free Apple products that deliver a bill instead.

 

Cluley then cautioned readers: “Always take care about clicking on links sent to you out of the blue, even if they arrive on your mobile phone.

 

===> And learn an important lesson now, once and for all: Apple, one of the world's most successful companies, is not in the habit of giving away its products for free.” <===

 

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