Researchers leverage SSL bug to crash Apple devices over Wi-Fi in 'No iOS Zone' attack

A bug in iOS’s secure sockets layer (SSL) library could allow an attacker to force apps –?or in some cases, the entire device –?to crash if users connect to a malicious Wi-Fi hotspot, security researchers demonstrated this week.



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Apple expands two-step verification to iCloud.com

Apple has expanded its two-step verification process to iCloud.com, adding another layer of security by asking for a code on top of a password. The move comes after the tech giant was criticized over a recent hack that hit its online storage service. 

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Apple to introduce app-specific passwords for iCloud-connected titles

Come October, Apple’s iCloud will have yet another layer of protection, as the company is scheduled to implement app-specific passwords for third-party programs tying in to the cloud service.



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Apple's maps trump Google's as hopefuls hunt for legendary 'Loch Ness Monster'

One of the world’s most enduring mysteries added another layer recently, as amateur sleuths have discovered what they claim to be the Loch Ness Monster lurking under the water of the famous lake using satellite imagery from Apple Maps, after finding Google’s monster tracking solutions unworkable.



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