CyberCriminals Threatens Apple To Pay Ransom Otherwise They Will Wipe iPhone Remotely.
Hackers Threatened to Apple Demanding Ransom and said we would wipe all iCloud accounts data remotely on April 7.
According to the report of Motherboard, "I just want my money and thought this would be an interesting report that a lot of Apple customers would be interested in reading and hearing," one of the hackers told Motherboard.
Hackers who identified as Turkish Crime Family demanded $75000 in Bitcoin or Ethereum, or $1000,000 worth of iTunes gift cards in exchange for deleting the alleged cache of data.
One of the Hacker claimed that they had approx 559 million accounts.
Whether it is true or not remains to be seen later. CyberCriminals continuously make pressure on Apple via YouTube to pay Ransom.
One of the emails allegedly sent by Apple asks them to take down the YouTube video because it was seeking unwanted attention. "We would like you to know that we do not reward cyber criminals for breaking the law,".
How To Protect Your iCloud Account?
- Change Your iCloud Account Password
- Enable Two step verification to add an extra layer of Security