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Apple Provides An Update on Celebrity Photo Hack

Apple has released a statement in which it has denied that the recent celebrity photo hack resulted from a breach of iCloud or its Find My iPhone service. The company instead faults “a very targeted attack on user names, passwords and security questions.” Although Apple hasn’t yet detailed all the types of attacks that were used, at least one seems clear based on its statement: hackers likely guessed the answer to poorly chosen security questions.

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