A lawsuit has been filed against Apple by a company called Data Scape for infringing six patents which were directed to data and communication systems,
The lawsuit was filed in the US District Court for the Central District of California Western Division on the day after Christmas, December 26. Continue reading “Apple sued over infringement of patents involving iCloud and iTunes”
If you were hoping that 2019 would be better for security and there would be fewer hacks, then it seems like that you were wrong. 2019 is already off to a bad start, at least for iCloud users.
According to a new report, a new phishing scheme had started on 1st January 2019, and just like the regular phishing schemes, it tries to trick the users into handing over their credentials. Continue reading “New iCloud phishing scheme surfaces at the very start of 2019”
If you are familiar with iCloud then you probably must have heard about a feature called Find My iPhone. It is a handy and useful feature which not only helps you to find the precise location of your lost iPhone but also protects your device in case it is restored using iTunes.
It is always a good idea to have Find My iPhone enabled on your iPhone in order to locate it or erase it if something bad happens. Continue reading “Find My iPhone feature helps to arrest a convict”
iCloud for Windows is a software by which you can manage all of the files and other data stored on your iCloud Drive from your Windows PC. With iCloud for Windows, all of your photos, videos, mail, calendar, files, and other important information will be available to you on the go and on your Windows PC.
Apple just released the latest version of iCloud for Windows which has patches for several security fixes. iCloud for Windows 7.9 is the latest version of the iCloud for Windows and Apple released it to fix several bugs. Continue reading “Apple releases new update for iCloud for Windows with security patches”
In a letter to its customers, Super Micro has again denied Bloomberg’s reports about any chips inside its motherboards used by Apple in its iCloud servers. Super Micro reached out to its customer by a letter saying that the promised audit is now complete and there is no evidence whatsoever of the attack in the hardware or the software.
Nardell & Co, a third-party audit firm was given the task for the audit and it not only looked at the engineering documents but it also tested the sample motherboards which were not only in the production but also the motherboards which were supplied to Apple and Amazon. Continue reading “Super Micro found no evidence of iCloud spy chips after audit”
Due to major incompatibility issue of iCloud for Windows with the latest update of Windows 10, Apple released an update for iCloud only a few days ago and now, there has been an unscheduled iCloud for Windows update released by Apple and is now available for download.
In addition to the usual bug fixes, this updates also comes with several security fixes and users who are running an older version of iCloud on their Windows PC should install this update as soon as possible as they will less vulnerable to security threats. Continue reading “Apple releases an unscheduled update of iCloud for Windows”
Apple constantly makes use of cloud sync and is also expanding this feature as well as the amount of information synchronized with iCloud. Starting with iOS 11, Apple expanded this and began to synchronize Health Data with iCloud.
Due to this synchronization, the Health Data is available across all of the Apple devices which are running the same iCloud account. Continue reading “A new tool can extract Health Data from iCloud”
A few days ago, Microsoft blocked the iCloud for Windows app from being installed by Windows users after a bug was discovered which made the app incompatible with the Windows 10 version 1809.
The issue discovered by Apple was an incompatibility which could result in users facing problems when updating the Shared Albums. Many users who already had iCloud prior to the update have encountered bugs such as trouble with syncing photos. Continue reading “Apple releases iCloud for Windows Update to fix the incompatibility issue”
Microsoft recently released the Windows 10 October 2018 Update which had a lot of issues, the main being users’ files getting deleted but now Microsoft has decided that it will block the update on devices which are not compatible with the update.
Microsoft is blocking the update on devices which have an incompatible version of iCloud for Windows (version 220.127.116.11) installed. In a support document, Microsoft says that Apple has identified the issue of iCloud and is working to fix the issue. Continue reading “iCloud for Windows having incompatibility issues with Windows 10 latest update”